An Entry-Level Underwriter in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $65,751 per year. A skill in Risk Management / Risk Control is associated with high pay for this job.

$36,492 - $79,416
$36K
$66K
$79K
MEDIAN: $65,751
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$36,492 - $79,416  
   
Bonus
$242.40 - $14,391  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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$32,347 - $89,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Key Stats for Underwriter

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
28%
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Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 28%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 8%

Loan Underwriting
up arrow 6%

Insurance
0%

National Average
$65,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Data Analysis
up arrow 5%

Customer Service
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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