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Underwriter Salary in New York

Earnings for Underwriters in New York, N.Y. come in at around $61K annually on average. Work is enjoyable for New York Underwriters, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Male Underwriters in New York are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 64 percent of professionals. Most enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$40,589 - $104,206
MEDIAN: $61,416

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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.
$40,589 - $104,206  
$0.40 - $19,989  
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $2,200  
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).
$41,473 - $115,481  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 165

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Experience Affects Underwriter in New York, New York Salaries

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National Average

Skills That Affect Underwriter in New York, New York Salaries

Financial Analysis
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Loan Underwriting
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National Average

Microsoft Excel
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Risk Management / Risk Control
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Customer Service
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Data Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.


36 %
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 9%