Average Insurance Underwriter Salary in San Diego, California

$64,415
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$3,800
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The average salary for an Insurance Underwriter in San Diego, California is $64,415.
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$44k
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$64k
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$91k
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What Do Insurance Underwriters Do?

Insurance Underwriter Tasks
  • Analyze new and renewal business, data, claim history, loss experience, and outcome of liability decisions.
  • Underwrite, submit, approve or pend coverage amounts and premiums, and present decisions to management.
  • Monitor existing policies for compliance with company guidelines.
  • Manage underwriting territory and select new business based on analysis of their profitability.

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What Are Popular Skills for Insurance Underwriters?

Skills in Risk Management / Risk Control are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Commercial and Insurance.
Employees with Insurance Underwriter in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 12.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Detroit, Michigan (16.6% less), Dallas, Texas (9.8% less) and Milwaukee, Wisconsin (8.8% less).

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