Entry-Level Underwriter in Chicago, Illinois Salary

An Entry-Level Underwriter in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $61,034 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Loan Underwriting, Risk Management / Risk Control, and Financial Analysis.

$48,218 - $81,561
$48K
$65K
$82K
MEDIAN: $65,366
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$0$89K
Salary $48,218 - $81,561
Bonus $2,043 - $10,161
Profit Sharing $2,738
Total Pay (?
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$49,263 - $89,728
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 51

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Underwriter Job Listings

Key Stats for Underwriter

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
17%

Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

Loan Underwriting
▲25%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲18%

Financial Analysis
▲7%

National Average
$66,000

Customer Service
▼8%

Insurance
▼9%

Data Analysis
▼12%

Microsoft Excel
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 2%