Underwriter in Los Angeles Salary

Underwriters in Los Angeles, Calif. can expect wages of $73K annually on average. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The majority of Los Angeles Underwriters (64 percent) who took the survey are men. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$45,958 - $102,255
$46K
$74K
$100K
MEDIAN: $73,786
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Salary $45,958 - $102,255
Bonus $993 - $20,134
Profit Sharing $2,010
Total Pay (?
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$44,557 - $115,403
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

Underwriter Job Listings

Key Stats for Underwriter

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Experienced
▲16%

National Average
$77,000

Mid-Career
▼8%

▼15%

Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

Negotiation
▲13%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲10%

National Average
$77,000

Financial Analysis
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼10%

▼13%

Customer Service
▼16%

Loan Underwriting
▼24%

Data Analysis
▼38%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 6%