A Senior Underwriter earns an average salary of AU$104,414 per year. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$69,269 - AU$160,391
AU$69K
AU$100K
AU$160K
MEDIAN: AU$104,583
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50%
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AU$0AU$176K
Salary AU$69,269 - AU$160,391
Bonus AU$3,606 - AU$24,775
Profit Sharing AU$2,500
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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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AU$70,275 - AU$176,932
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Underwriter

Pay by Experience for a Senior Underwriter has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Underwriter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$99,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Underwriter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$116,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Senior Underwriter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$129,000 based on 39 salaries. A Senior Underwriter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$132,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$114,430

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Senior Underwriter Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Underwriter?

Senior Underwriter in Melbourne:
"I specialise in Commercial and Farm packages."
Pros: The people, the environment and the experience the job involves.
Cons: Lack of remuneration acknowledgement of job role.

Senior Underwriter in Perth:
"Insurance Underwriter."
Pros: Independance of workflow and ability to make decisions.
Cons: Large workflow and tight deadlines.

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Key Stats for Senior Underwriter

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Senior Underwriter Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

▲13%

▲1%

National Average
AU$114,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Senior Underwriter Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲21%

Insurance
▲4%

National Average
AU$114,000

Risk Management / Risk Control
▼37%

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 92%
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