How much does a Mortgage Underwriter I make in Austin, TX? The average Mortgage Underwriter I salary in Austin, TX is $56,780 as of December 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $49,256 and $66,696. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Mortgage Underwriter I

Mortgage Underwriter I underwrites mortgage loan applications and evaluates loans in order to maximize organizational profit and minimize risk or loss. Monitors property appraisal process. Being a Mortgage Underwriter I assesses risks to determine approval status. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Mortgage Underwriter I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Mortgage Underwriter I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Mortgage Underwriter I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Maiden Holdings, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance solutions to regional and specialty insurers primarily in Europe and internationally. The company writes treaties on a quota share basis and excess of loss basis. It also offers auto and credit life insurance products through its insurer partners to ... More
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About Austin, Texas    Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County, with portions extending into Hays and Williamson counties. It is the 1....More

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Skills associated with Mortgage Underwriter I: Mortgage Loans, Lending Regulatory Compliance, Underwriting & Rating Software, Real Estate Appraisal Review

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