Average Mid-Career Insurance Underwriter Salary in San Francisco, California

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The average salary for a Mid-Career Insurance Underwriter in San Francisco, California is $80,000.
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$71k - $103k

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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 $79,653 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Insurance Underwriter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,431 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Insurance Underwriter in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 3.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (31.0% less), Los Angeles, California (20.2% less) and Dallas, Texas (19.4% less).

Years of Experience

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