C$42,848
Avg. Salary
C$17.69
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Assistant Underwriter is C$17.69 per hour.

The average pay for an Assistant Underwriter is C$42,848 per year.

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C$17.69
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C$0.00
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MEDIAN C$17.69
C$30k
10%
C$43k
50%
C$55k
90%
MEDIAN C$42,848
C$29,716 - C$55,149
C$30K
C$43K
C$55K
MEDIAN: C$42,848
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50%
90%
C$0C$55K
Salary C$29,716 - C$55,149
Bonus C$2,000
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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C$30,469 - C$54,000
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Assistant Underwriter

Assistant underwriters work under accountants and other financial experts, performing writing and financial services for a company. Most of their time is spent performing risk analysis, pricing and rating products and services, processing paperwork, and auditing company files and transactions. They work closely with underwriting managers, other accountants, and company executives. They must be physically capable of spending most of the day seated, type quickly and accurately for data entry, and have filing skills for recordkeeping purposes. Assistant underwriters must be able keep company files and financial information private, as well as communicate well with other company members to collect data and financial information.

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Assistant Underwriter Tasks
  • Assist underwriting agents in their duties.
  • Assist in the development and monitoring of premium rates.
  • Assist business development of new business opportunities with sales and marketing efforts.
  • Assist in the evaluation and monitoring of loss potential/control from catastrophic events.
  • Enter, review and maintain accurate records of new policies and renewals.

Assistant Underwriter Pay By Employer

$0$53K

$42,167

Assistant Underwriter Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

11%

National Average: C$41,083

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

Assistant Underwriter Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Assistant Underwriter?

Assistant Underwriter in Toronto:
"Average."
Pros: People, responsibility.
Cons: Overworked, underpaid.

Key Stats for Assistant Underwriter

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
21%

Experience Affects Assistant Underwriter Salaries

▲4%

▲3%

National Average
C$41,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 23%