An Underwriter earns an average salary of AU$64,656 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.

AU$47,879 - AU$87,390
AU$48K
AU$65K
AU$87K
MEDIAN: AU$64,760
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$93K
Salary AU$47,879 - AU$87,390
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,193
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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AU$48,272 - AU$93,239
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 133

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Pay by Experience Level for Underwriter

Pay by Experience for an Underwriter has a positive trend. An entry-level Underwriter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 89 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An 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$70,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Underwriter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$75,000 based on 26 salaries. An 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$77,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$65,659

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Key Stats for Underwriter

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

▲18%

▲14%

▲7%

National Average
AU$66,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

▲11%


National Average
AU$66,000

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 90%