Underwriting Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

An Underwriting Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average salary of $41,431 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$32,549 - $66,791
$33K
$45K
$67K
MEDIAN: $45,004
10%
50%
90%

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$17.93 - $26.00
$21
MEDIAN: $21.00
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$0$70K
Salary $32,549 - $66,791
Bonus $2,600
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,916 - $70,498
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $21.00
Overtime $30.00
Annual Data $0$70K
Bonus $2,600
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,916 - $70,498
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Underwriting Assistant

The assistant underwriter assists the lead underwriter in assessing customers' eligibility for products such as mortgages, insurance, and credit. They may work in a variety of fields, such as bank underwriting, insurance underwriting, and real estate underwriting. In all fields, assistant underwriters must cultivate good relationships with clients and be able to obtain client information quickly and accurately. They must be able to accurately assess risks while remaining within their organization's regulations and relevant laws. Assistant underwriters typically work as a subordinate to an underwriter and work in an office environment during regular business hours, although travel may occasionally be required for risk assessment.

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Underwriting Assistant Tasks

  • Assist underwriting agents in their duties.
  • Assist in the development and monitoring of premium rates.
  • Assist business development of new business opportunities with sales and marketing efforts.
  • Assist in the evaluation and monitoring of loss potential/control from catastrophic events.
  • Enter, review and maintain accurate records of new policies and renewals.

About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Underwriting Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Underwriting Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Underwriting Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Underwriting Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Underwriting Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Underwriting Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 8 salaries. An Underwriting Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Underwriting Assistant

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
32%

Experience Affects Underwriting Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲23%

Late-Career
▲15%

National Average
$45,000

Mid-Career
▼12%

Entry-Level
▼21%

Skills That Affect Underwriting Assistant Salaries

National Average
$45,000

Customer Service
▼3%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼5%

▼9%

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
no benefits
None: 6%