How much does a Loan Underwriter make in the United States? The average Loan Underwriter salary in the United States is $66,955 as of August 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $58,241 and $76,735. 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. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $58,241 10% $50,307 90% $85,639 75% $76,735 $66,955 50%(Median)
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Senior Commercial Underwriter

The Midtown Group - Alexandria, VA

Loan Specialist (commercial)

Agriculture, Rural Development - Farmville, VA

Loan Underwriter

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CyberCoders - Norfolk , VA
If you are an experienced Mortgage Loan Underwriter with DE, LAPP, SAR certifications that is looking for a long term and stable company to join this is for you. We offer competitive bonuses and ...
LinkedIn - 12 days ago
Working with Loan Officers and Underwriting Managers to complete process * Roughly 45-75 Loans a month What You Need for this Position " A thorough knowledge of mortgage loan underwriting ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
If you are a DE LAPP/SAR Underwriter (REMOTE) with experience, please read on! For the last 15 ... Together we provide a full life cycle mortgage loan servicing support to borrowers and investors
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
Branch, Banking & Trust Company - Richmond , VA
Specific activities may change from time to time. 1. Perform detailed underwriting analysis of all Truist Financial mortgage loan products including calculating all income type, calculating complex ... - 45 days ago
Jobot - Roanoke , VA
During the pandemic, the company has experienced record level loan volume and promises no layoffs ... The Underwriter evaluates mortgage loan files and assesses risk based on compliance, agency ...
Jobot - 56 days ago
If you are a Jumbo Underwriter with experience, please read on! One of America's fastest-growing ... Evaluate and verify loan application/applicant data to determine if the client has the capacity to ...
LinkedIn - 35 days ago

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