Underwriter Salary in the United States

How much does an Underwriter make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Underwriter in the United States is $30 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $26 and $35. Hourly rate 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 Underwriter
Cameron Craig Group - New York , NY
Sr Commercial Underwriter New York, NY Senior Commercial Underwriter (Production) is responsible to produce and underwrite profitable Commercial Lines business, including package, automobile, workers ...
Cameron Craig Group - 10 days ago
Cameron Craig Group - Los Angeles , CA
The Underwriter is responsible to underwrite profitable Excess Property business for accounts on a nationwide basis Essential Functions: * Underwrites Commercial Lines property risks within delegated ...
Cameron Craig Group - 10 days ago
Hunt Companies, Inc - Charlotte , NC
Additionally, the Underwriter will assist with the company's larger tax lien acquisition process as needed and as directed by Management. Essential Functions * Evaluate properties using proprietary ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Jobot - Santa Ana , CA
High School Diploma Recent manual underwriting experience in the mortgage industry. Proficient with self-employed income calculations and guidelines Minimum 4 years residential underwriting ...
Jobot - 7 days ago
Combined Insurance - Chicago , IL
The Group Underwriter position will be responsible for creating proposals, providing sales with support in the proposal process, look for ways to grow sales while maintaining a profitable block of ...
Combined Insurance - 5 days ago
Combined Insurance - Chicago , IL
... the Chief Underwriter * Manage, mentor and coach Underwriters in technical and professional skills * Work with business partners to develop strategic UW and new business solutions to support ...
Combined Insurance - 5 days ago