Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Mortgage Underwriter make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$116,148 / yrTotal Pay
$100,090 / yrBase Pay
$16,058 / yrAdditional Pay

$116,148

 / yr
$72K$189K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Senior Mortgage Underwriter is $116,148 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $100,090 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $16,058 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Senior Underwriter

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Senior Underwriter
$140,793 /yr
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Top Paying Companies

For a Senior Mortgage Underwriter in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Senior Mortgage Underwriter in United States. Employers include Better, Wells Fargo and Union Bank.

1
Better
$172,813/yr
5
MUFG
$147,805/yr
6
HSBC
$135,445/yr
9
Chase
$134,082/yr
10
Nationstar Mortgage
$130,931/yr

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United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM)
2.8
Senior Mortgage UnderwriterSee 32 salaries from all locations

$123,956

 / yr

$134,500

 / yr

$124,914

 / yr

$125,278

 / yr

$129,447

 / yr

$172,813

 / yr

$113,087

 / yr

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$149,543

 / yr

$123,068

 / yr

$134,082

 / yr
Stearns Lending
3.9
Senior Mortgage UnderwriterSee 8 salaries from all locations

$112,601

 / yr

$147,858

 / yr

$130,931

 / yr

$130,477

 / yr

$108,804

 / yr

$110,071

 / yr

$134,920

 / yr

$135,445

 / yr

$98,182

 / yr

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Recent Salaries Shared

For senior mortgage underwriter

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Senior Underwriter

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$93,000

/yr

$83K | $10K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Senior Mortgage Underwriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$88,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Senior Underwriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$105,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Senior Underwriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$105,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Senior Mortgage Underwriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$133,200

/yr

$90K | $43K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Sr. Underwriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Senior Underwriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$681,000

/yr

$105K | $576K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Senior Mortgage Underwriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$177,000

/yr

$117K | $60K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday

Senior Mortgage Underwriter pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Senior Mortgage Underwriter is $100,090 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Mortgage Underwriter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 565 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Mortgage Underwriter employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Mortgage Underwriter in United States is $159,344 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Mortgage Underwriter in United States is $62,870 per year.

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