Insurance Underwriter Salary in the United States

How much does an Insurance Underwriter make in the United States? The average Insurance Underwriter salary in the United States is $68,348 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $59,829 and $78,529. 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

Insurance Underwriter

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Insurance Underwriter in the United States. The base salary for Insurance Underwriter ranges from $59,829 to $78,529 with the average base salary of $68,348. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $60,043 to $78,725 with the average total cash compensation of $68,502.

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Job Openings for Insurance Underwriter
Insurance Resourcing LLC -
My client is multi-line Insurance Carrier. They are looking to add a new Senior Level Commercial Lines Underwriter to work out of their Seattle Office. You will have a $6 to $7 Million dollar book of ...
LinkedIn - 1 day ago
Shelter Insurance - Columbia , MO
The Underwriter examines applications for the selection, rating, and evaluation of risks, and makes decisions regarding acceptability of coverage for various lines of insurance. Evaluates existing ...
DiversityJobs - 5 days ago
Greater New York Mutual Insurance Companies (GNY) - Quincy , MA
... Insurance Company ("GNY") is an A+ rated, financially stable and growing property casualty ... We currently have an opening for an experienced Underwriter in our Massachusetts branch office
DiversityJobs - 10 days ago
Information Providers Inc. - Minneapolis , MN
Working knowledge of claims adjusting, loss control, insurance surveys and inspections, or underwriting preferred * Highly effective written and oral communication skills * Strong management presence ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Knowledge of common credit underwriting standards, and income and asset evaluation is a plus ... Health Insurance Point provides platinum-rated plans for medical (Anthem Blue Cross or Kaiser ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Harrison Gray Search & Consulting - Scottsdale , AZ
Develop insurance proposals with appropriate pricing information, classification, limits, terms and forms and obtain management approval where required. * Ensure underwriting and service standards ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago