Get a Salary Report for



- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer


- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise



- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

Senior Underwriter Salary (United States)

A Senior Underwriter earns an average salary of $72,082 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Sales and Underwriting.
Senior Underwriter Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$50,458 - $95,615
(Median)
50K
60K
72K
84K
96K
MEDIAN: $72,082
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Senior Underwriter Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$16.35 - $37.16
(Median)
16
20
26
33
37
MEDIAN: $26.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,458 - $95,615  
   
Bonus
$503 - $14,836  
Profit Sharing
$976 - $9,656  
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).
)
$50,799 - $103,945  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,466
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.35 - $37.16  
   
Overtime
$23.69 - $59.19  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$503 - $14,836  
   
Profit Sharing
$976 - $9,656  
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).
)
$50,799 - $103,945  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 91
Is Senior Underwriter your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

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.

Common Career Paths for Senior Underwriter

Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px   Copy and paste this HTML:

Senior Underwriter Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Underwriter

Popular Skills for Senior Underwriter

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Underwriter

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

up arrow 28%
Boston
up arrow 22%
up arrow 18%
up arrow 11%
Los Angeles
up arrow 10%
Denver
up arrow 10%
Charlotte
0%
Portland
0%
National Average
$75,000
up arrow 2%
Tampa
up arrow 2%
Jacksonville
up arrow 8%
Phoenix
up arrow 17%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Related Job Salaries

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Experience Affects Senior Underwriter Salaries

National Average
$75,000

Skills That Affect Senior Underwriter Salaries

Sales
up arrow 21%
Underwriting
up arrow 13%
Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 2%
Loan Underwriting
0%
Mortgage Loans
0%
National Average
$75,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied Image
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 388 votes.

Gender

Female
55%
female alumni
 
Male
45%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 6%