Underwriter Salary in Houston, Texas (United States)

The average salary for an Underwriter in Houston, Texas is $55,870 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Risk Management / Risk Control and Financial Analysis. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Underwriter in Houston, Texas Total Pay (?
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$40,727 - $100,088
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $55,870
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$40,727 - $100,088  
   
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$0.00 - $15,242  
Total Pay (?
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$40,836 - $108,535  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 69
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Experience Affects Underwriter in Houston, Texas Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 20%
Mid-Career
up arrow 6%
National Average
$57,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Underwriter in Houston, Texas Salaries

Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 43%
Financial Analysis
up arrow 17%
Insurance
up arrow 2%
National Average
$57,000
Loan Underwriting
up arrow 5%
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Gender
Female
57%
female alumni
 
Male
43%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 14%
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