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Junior Underwriter Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Junior Underwriter is $44,102 per year. This job's salary does not change very much with experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Junior Underwriter Salary (?
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$33,962 - $59,801
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $44,101
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Junior Underwriter Salary (?
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$12.77 - $21.94
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$33,962 - $59,801  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,918  
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $2,000  
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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$30,846 - $61,402  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 82
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.77 - $21.94  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $34.21  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,918  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $2,000  
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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$30,846 - $61,402  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Job Description for Junior Underwriter

A junior underwriter generally work under an underwriter, helping carry out the duties required in determining whether or not a loan should be given. The junior underwriter performs many of the same duties as an underwriter, such as investigating loan eligibility, making decisions on whether or not loans are to be granted, and explaining why a loan was granted or denied as required. Quality checks and reports are often required of a junior underwriter. They also put together documentation, update data, and create reports relating to the loans.
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Junior Underwriter Tasks
  • Enter and track information, ensure files are completed.
  • Review and monitor loans.
  • Assist with underwriting process.
  • Sign off on underwriting conditions.

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Experience Affects Junior Underwriter Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$42,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
67%
female alumni
 
Male
33%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 11%