How much does an Underwriting Assistant make in the United States? The average Underwriting Assistant salary in the United States is $48,567 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $43,597 and $54,333. 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. 

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Job Description for Underwriting Assistant

Underwriting Assistant provides support and assistance to underwriting staff. Performs administrative duties regarding new and renewal accounts, risk assessments, and loss runs and loss ratings. Being an Underwriting Assistant may assist underwriters with the computation of rates and premiums. Typically requires a high school diploma. Additionally, Underwriting Assistant typically reports to a supervisor. The Underwriting Assistant works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be an Underwriting Assistant typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Skills associated with Underwriting Assistant: Administrative Support, Underwriting & Rating Software, Underwriting, Calculate Payments/Premiums ...More

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