How much does a Mortgage Underwriting Manager make in the United States? The average Mortgage Underwriting Manager salary in the United States is $105,138 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $88,000 and $123,829. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Mortgage Underwriting Manager Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Mortgage Underwriting Manager Salary $72,396 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile Mortgage Underwriting Manager Salary $88,000 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile Mortgage Underwriting Manager Salary $105,138 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile Mortgage Underwriting Manager Salary $123,829 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile Mortgage Underwriting Manager Salary $140,845 US May 28, 2024
25% $88,000 10% $72,396 90% $140,845 75% $123,829 $105,138 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Mortgage Underwriting Manager

Mortgage Underwriting Manager provides quality mortgage loans to customers. Reviews and develops all aspects of mortgage loan guidelines to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations. Being a Mortgage Underwriting Manager monitors processes and systems of mortgage loans and promotes the new line of businesses. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Mortgage Underwriting Manager typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Mortgage Underwriting Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Mortgage Underwriting Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2024 View full job description

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Mortgage Underwriting Manager salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Mortgage Underwriting Manager, the highest Mortgage Underwriting Manager salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Mortgage Underwriting Manager salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Mortgage Underwriting Manager salary is in Miami, FL, where the Mortgage Underwriting Manager salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average

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Skills associated with Mortgage Underwriting Manager: Underwriting & Rating Software, Real Estate Appraisal Report, Mortgage Loans, Lending Regulatory Compliance

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