The average pay for an Underwriter in Seattle, Washington is $61,692 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Insurance is associated with high pay for this job.

$40,000 - $88,497
(Median)
$40K
$62K
$88K
MEDIAN: $61,692
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Salary
$40,000 - $88,497  
   
Bonus
$1,014 - $10,101  
Profit Sharing
$5,087  
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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$38,620 - $91,437  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 31%

National Average
$64,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

Insurance
up arrow 33%

National Average
$64,000

Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 7%

Negotiation
up arrow 7%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 23%

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
medical benefits
Vision: 86%
dental benefits
None:
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