Underwriting Analyst Salary in the United States

How much does an Underwriting Analyst make in the United States? The average Underwriting Analyst salary in the United States is $135,540 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $122,505 and $150,283. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Underwriting Analyst
Combined Insurance - Chicago , IL
... Underwriting that support other Chubb Worksite functions. * Meet all departmental goals for productivity, quality and turnaround time. COMPETENCIES : * Customer Centric. * Problem Solving/Analytical ...
Combined Insurance - 6 days ago
Arthur International - Costa Mesa , CA
Requirements: • Minimum of three (3) to five (5) years' experience of mortgage underwriting. • Full understanding of income analysis, title analysis, appraisal analysis, credit analysis RESPA ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
Jobot - Santa Ana , CA
Perform mortgage credit analysis with or without the assistance of an automated underwriting system and ensure lending decisions follow company guidelines and policies. Perform detailed analysis and ...
Jobot - 8 days ago
Owning Corporation - Orange , CA
... analysis of all loan components for residential loan applications. Components include but are not ... production level is 4 underwriting decisions per day. * Effectively communicate and engage ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
beneficial state bank - Portland , Oregon
... of C&I underwriting and analysis experience; preferably in a financial institution and banking environment Previous experience in CRE, SBA, and Business Banking is a plus Demonstrated strong ...
Jobtome - 6 days ago
Carrington Mortgage Services - Scottsdale , AZ
Performs a thorough analysis of collateral to ensure property meets investor guidelines and the appraisal quality and completeness is acceptable. * Applies and interprets company underwriting ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago