Average Manager, Underwriting Salary

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The average salary for a Manager, Underwriting is $89,318.
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$62k - $144k

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Job Description for Manager, Underwriting

Manager, Underwriting Tasks
  • Recruit, manage, train, and evaluate the underwriting staff.
  • Assist in the development of agency objectives and budgets.
  • Establish key contacts and positive relationships with customers.
  • Respond to requests from loan officers and underwriters, and serve as the technical expert on issues such as risk analysis, rate development, and general underwriting responsibilities.
  • Manage the profit, growth, and retention of assigned business segments, and develop and oversee account earning plans.

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Popular Skills for Manager, Underwriting

Skills in People Management, Insurance, Financial Analysis and Risk Management / Risk Control are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Loan Underwriting.

Pay by Experience Level for Manager, Underwriting

An early career Manager, Underwriting with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $73,921 based on 43 salaries. A mid-career Manager, Underwriting with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,836 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Manager, Underwriting with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,695 based on 237 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,032.
Employees with Manager, Underwriting in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 21.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (18.1% more) and San Francisco, California (17.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Kansas City, Missouri (24.2% less).

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