Entry-Level Underwriting Assistant Salary

Those pursuing careers as Entry-Level Underwriting Assistants may have to make do with less; average incomes for people in this area hover around only $40K annually. Total incomes of Entry-Level Underwriting Assistants incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $5K from bonuses and close to $3K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $30K and $53K. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. The majority of Entry-Level Underwriting Assistants claim high levels of job satisfaction. Female Entry-Level Underwriting Assistants are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (66 percent) are women. Most report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and the larger part collect vision insurance. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,747 - $54,090
$31K
$40K
$54K
MEDIAN: $40,225
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50%
90%

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$12.94 - $21.92
$13
$17
$22
MEDIAN: $17.28
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$0$54K
Salary $30,747 - $54,090
Bonus $0.00 - $4,522
Profit Sharing $25.17 - $3,041
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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$29,889 - $52,741
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 271
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $12.94 - $21.92
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $18.31 - $32.78
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,522
Profit Sharing $25.17 - $3,041
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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$29,889 - $52,741
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 157

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $39,297

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 39 percent, Entry-Level Underwriting Assistants in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Entry-Level Underwriting Assistants can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Philadelphia (+20 percent), Los Angeles (+18 percent), Chicago (+13 percent), and Alpharetta (+8 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Austin, 17 percent below the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Columbus and Atlanta (11 percent lower).

Key Stats for Underwriting Assistant

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 79 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Underwriting Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Excel
▲9%


▼0%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼0%

National Average
$39,000

Microsoft Office
▼3%

Data Entry
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 79 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 13%
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