Entry-Level Insurance Underwriter Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Insurance Underwriter is $49,230 per year. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.

$35,707 - $67,146
$36K
$49K
$67K
MEDIAN: $49,076
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$11.45 - $24.18
$11
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $17.30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$35,707 - $67,146  
   
Bonus
$488.90 - $8,081  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,076  
Commission
$7,000  
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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$33,259 - $69,254  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 345
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.45 - $24.18  
   
Overtime
$1.39 - $39.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$488.90 - $8,081  
   
Commission
$7,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,076  
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).
)
$33,259 - $69,254  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 64

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National Average: $48,127

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Key Stats for Insurance Underwriter

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 61 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Insurance Underwriter Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲16%

Commercial
▲8%


Insurance
▼0%

National Average
$48,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 15%
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