How much does an Underwriter (Life) I make in the United States? The average Underwriter (Life) I salary in the United States is $50,416 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $44,547 and $56,918. 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 Underwriter (Life) I

Underwriter (Life) I reviews medical, occupational, financial, and legal information to select or reject individual or group life insurance applications. Calculates rates and premiums from approved decrement tables. Being an Underwriter (Life) I may have contact with the field force for information on which to base decisions. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Underwriter (Life) I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Underwriter (Life) I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be an Underwriter (Life) I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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