Entry-Level Insurance Underwriter Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Insurance Underwriter is $44,641 per year.
Entry-Level Insurance Underwriter Total Pay (?
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$32,806 - $64,713
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MEDIAN: $44,641
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Entry-Level Insurance Underwriter Total Pay (?
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$9.96 - $21.38
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$32,806 - $64,713  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,097  
Profit Sharing
$466.29 - $7,702  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,339 - $67,453  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 458
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.96 - $21.38  
   
Overtime
$14.00 - $32.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,097  
   
Profit Sharing
$466.29 - $7,702  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,339 - $67,453  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 458
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Chicago
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New York
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Dallas
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National Average
$45,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Insurance Underwriter Salaries

Commercial
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Financial Analysis
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Risk Management / Risk Control
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National Average
$45,000
Insurance
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Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 110 votes.
Gender
Female
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female alumni
 
Male
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male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 6%
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