An Underwriter with Customer Service skills earns an average salary of $51,384 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$37,625 - $74,809
$38K
$51K
$75K
MEDIAN: $51,384
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50%
90%

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$12.50 - $23.90
$13
$19
$24
MEDIAN: $18.59
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$37,625 - $74,809  
   
Bonus
$506 - $10,070  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $8,054  
Commission
$8,000  
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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$36,222 - $76,754  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 417
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.50 - $23.90  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.00  
Overtime
$17.88 - $49.16  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$506 - $10,070  
   
Commission
$8,000  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $8,054  
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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$36,222 - $76,754  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 94

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Pay by Experience Level for Underwriter

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

Key Stats for Underwriter

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 91 votes.
050
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$51,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 91 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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