Underwriter in Houston, Texas Salary

The average salary for an Underwriter in Houston, Texas is $65,244 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Excel, Loan Underwriting, and Financial Analysis. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$45,826 - $123,420
$46K
$74K
$120K
MEDIAN: $73,986
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Salary $45,826 - $123,420
Bonus $6,500
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$44,245 - $121,198
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Underwriter Job Listings

Key Stats for Underwriter

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Underwriter Salaries

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$73,000

Mid-Career
▼13%

▼31%

Skills That Affect Underwriter Salaries

Microsoft Excel
▲19%


Financial Analysis
▲8%

National Average
$73,000

Risk Management / Risk Control
▼7%

Insurance
▼11%

Customer Service
▼27%

Data Analysis
▼37%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
no benefits
None: 12%
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