Average Mid-Career Insurance Underwriter Salary in Los Angeles, California

$63,824
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Insurance Underwriter in Los Angeles, California is $63,824.
25%
$51k
MEDIAN
$64k
75%
$67k
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$51k - $67k
Bonus
$1k - $5k
Total Pay
$50k - $69k

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Job Description for Insurance Underwriter

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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Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Underwriter

An early career Insurance Underwriter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,622 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Insurance Underwriter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,416 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,824.
Employees with Insurance Underwriter in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 33.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (15.0% more) and Denver, Colorado (13.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (13.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 27 survey responses.
Early Career
33.3%
Experienced
40.7%
Late Career
25.9%