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Underwriter Salaries

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5,873 SalariesUpdated Apr 21, 2018
Average Base Pay
$58,435/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$42K
Low
$58K
Average
$81K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,808
Range$1,241 - $16,627
How much does a Underwriter make?

The national average salary for a Underwriter is $58,435 in United States. Filter by location to see Underwriter salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 5,873 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Underwriter employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      AIG
      $66,041/yr
      Range: $50K - $95K
      100 salaries
      $66,041
      $50K$95K
      State Farm
      $47,488/yr
      Range: $35K - $81K
      80 salaries
      $47,488
      $35K$81K
      Chubb
      $70,213/yr
      Range: $44K - $104K
      75 salaries
      $70,213
      $44K$104K
      Zurich North America
      $71,423/yr
      Range: $53K - $100K
      54 salaries
      $71,423
      $53K$100K
      Liberty Mutual Insurance
      $66,361/yr
      Range: $45K - $88K
      52 salaries
      $66,361
      $45K$88K
      CNA
      $72,399/yr
      Range: $53K - $87K
      42 salaries
      $72,399
      $53K$87K
      Travelers
      $67,302/yr
      Range: $45K - $94K
      41 salaries
      $67,302
      $45K$94K

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      The Hartford
      $60,944/yr
      Range: $42K - $77K
      41 salaries
      $60,944
      $42K$77K
      MetLife
      $51,206/yr
      Range: $41K - $75K
      40 salaries
      $51,206
      $41K$75K
      Cigna
      $54,948/yr
      Range: $46K - $73K
      32 salaries
      $54,948
      $46K$73K
      Wells Fargo
      $59,482/yr
      Range: $38K - $84K
      32 salaries
      $59,482
      $38K$84K
      J.P. Morgan
      $63,306/yr
      Range: $41K - $94K
      31 salaries
      $63,306
      $41K$94K
      The Hanover Insurance Group
      $62,594/yr
      Range: $44K - $77K
      30 salaries
      $62,594
      $44K$77K
      Auto-Owners Insurance
      $41,870/yr
      Range: $36K - $50K
      28 salaries
      $41,870
      $36K$50K
      ACE USA
      $61,964/yr
      Range: $51K - $80K
      26 salaries
      $61,964
      $51K$80K
      Burns & Wilcox
      $56,938/yr
      Range: $42K - $75K
      25 salaries
      $56,938
      $42K$75K
      Bank of America
      $65,576/yr
      Range: $44K - $90K
      25 salaries
      $65,576
      $44K$90K
      Aetna
      $52,511/yr
      Range: $42K - $63K
      24 salaries
      $52,511
      $42K$63K
      Philadelphia Insurance Companies
      $54,723/yr
      Range: $42K - $75K
      22 salaries
      $54,723
      $42K$75K
      Nationwide
      $51,044/yr
      Range: $35K - $68K
      21 salaries
      $51,044
      $35K$68K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Underwriter salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $42,000
      per year
      An Underwriter in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $42,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $3k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Detroit, MI Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $75,000
      per year
      An Underwriter in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $75,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $4k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Houston, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $45,000
      per year
      An Underwriter in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $5k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $90,000
      per year
      An Underwriter in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $90,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Public
      $36
      hourly
      An Underwriter in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $36 per hour
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      St. Louis, MO Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
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