The average salary for a Senior Underwriter is $70,359 per year.
Senior Underwriter Total Pay (?
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$49,477 - $94,269
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MEDIAN: $70,358
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Senior Underwriter Total Pay (?
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$16.00 - $37.82
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MEDIAN: $26.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,477 - $94,269  
   
Bonus
$580 - $14,601  
Profit Sharing
$987 - $7,550  
Commission
$0.00 - $33,052  
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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$49,953 - $102,983  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,605
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.00 - $37.82  
   
Overtime
$24.11 - $58.68  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$580 - $14,601  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $33,052  
Profit Sharing
$987 - $7,550  
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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$49,953 - $102,983  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,605
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Job Description for Senior Underwriter
  • Structure products to meet clients' needs.
  • Evaluate collateral and ensure portfolio credit quality.
  • Assess eligibility of clients' applications to receive capital, insurance, mortgage, or credit.
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Experience Affects Senior Underwriter Salaries

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$74,000

Skills That Affect Senior Underwriter Salaries

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$74,000
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Gender
Female
56%
female alumni
 
Male
44%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
24%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 7%
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