Underwriting Supervisors in the United States tend to be well-versed in their field, and nearly two in three have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $66K annually, but may range from $51K to $95K per year. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Underwriting Supervisors making up 73 percent. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$51,604 - $90,853
$52K
$66K
$91K
MEDIAN: $65,754
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$51,604 - $90,853  
   
Bonus
$1,321 - $12,365  
Profit Sharing
$6,387  
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).
)
$51,340 - $94,980  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 83

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Underwriting Supervisor

  • Oversee and monitor underwriting team, including quality and timeliness.
  • Review exceptions and make determinations.
  • Collaborate with mortgage consultants, outside investors, and other departments.
  • Analyze and update team budget.
  • Schedule, prioritize, and assign work for optimum productivity.

Common Career Paths for Underwriting Supervisor


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px


Underwriting Supervisors might see a strong upturn in salary after transitioning into upper-level roles such as Manager of Underwriting, a seemingly popular career choice. People currently working in the latter position report a noticeably higher median income of $88K per year.

Underwriting Supervisor Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Underwriting Supervisor

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


The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $65K. It's worth noting that people with five to 10 years of experience report bringing in less at around $65K on average. Underwriting Supervisors see a median salary of $70K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $81K.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Underwriting Supervisor

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
27%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Underwriting Supervisor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$68,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Underwriting Supervisor Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 42%

Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 18%

Insurance
up arrow 15%

People Management
up arrow 6%

National Average
$68,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 12%
ADVERTISEMENT