Loan Underwriter, Mortgage Salary

The average salary for a Loan Underwriter, Mortgage is $60,072 per year.
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$41,081 - $79,695
(Median)
$41K
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MEDIAN: $60,072
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$16.67 - $35.73
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$17
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$36
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$41,081 - $79,695  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,318  
Profit Sharing
$152.05 - $3,535  
Commission
$362.41 - $23,839  
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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$40,863 - $83,284  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,374
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$16.67 - $35.73  
   
Overtime
$26.78 - $56.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,318  
   
Commission
$362.41 - $23,839  
Profit Sharing
$152.05 - $3,535  
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).
)
$40,863 - $83,284  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 327
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Job Description for Loan Underwriter, Mortgage

Mortgage loan underwriters are responsible for approving or rejecting mortgages. To make this decision, the mortgage underwriter must generate a risk report and demonstrate how the contents of the report are within the lender's guidelines for approval, or how the contents of the report fail to meet the guidelines. The first thing that mortgage underwriters do is obtain and review credit reports for prospective debtors. Next, they obtain information from prospective debtors about their income, and possibly their assets and other debts. Afterward, mortgage underwriters will determine what collateral is available that can be used to back the mortgage.

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Loan Underwriter, Mortgage Tasks

  • Prepare reports based on the results from the risk analysis for use in decision-making.
  • Analyze credit data and financial statements of individuals or firms to determine the risk involved in extending credit or lending money.

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Pay by Experience Level for Loan Underwriter, Mortgage

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $61,022

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Experience Affects Loan Underwriter, Mortgage Salaries




National Average
$61,000


Skills That Affect Loan Underwriter, Mortgage Salaries

Loan Underwriting
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Mortgage Loans
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Financial Analysis
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National Average
$61,000

Loan Processing
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 242 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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