Underwriter in New York Salary

Average Underwriters in New York, N.Y. make around $67K per year. Most Underwriters in New York report high levels of job satisfaction. Men make up a slight majority of New York Underwriters (57 percent) who responded to the survey. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$49,756 - $87,554
$50K
$67K
$88K
MEDIAN: $67,167
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$49,756 - $87,554  
   
Bonus
$1,030 - $30,612  
Profit Sharing
$1,850  
Commission
$5.00  
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$49,823 - $111,689  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 122

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Underwriter

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


Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $68K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $82K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $72K. Professionals with more than two decades of experience behind them enjoy a prosperous six-figure median salary of $104K.

Key Stats for Underwriter

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
▲45%

▲15%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$72,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

Loan Underwriting
▲30%

Financial Analysis
▲21%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲4%

National Average
$72,000

▼1%

Negotiation
▼1%

Data Analysis
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Sales
▼3%

Customer Service
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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