Underwriter Salaries

Updated 15 May 2022
US$65,091 /yr
Average Base Pay

6,839 salaries

US$43T

Low

US$65T

Average

US$1L

High

Additional Cash Compensation
AverageUS$5,961RangeUS$1,540 - US$23,068

The estimated total pay for a Underwriter is US$71,052 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of US$65,091 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 US$5,961 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. The typical Underwriter salary is US$65,091. Salaries can range from US$44,108 - US$1,22,597. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Underwriter in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average US$71,052.

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Insurance Underwriting

US$65,702

per year

Mortgage Underwriter

US$76,624

per year

Underwriting Assistant

US$46,711

per year

Claims

US$54,547

per year

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Chubb
3.7

Chubb

Underwriter

US$78,842

 /yr
Range: US$40T - US$2L

US$40T

US$2L

US$39,911 - US$1,72,142 Range

United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM)
2.9

United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM)

Underwriter - Hourly

US$21

 /hr
Range: US$16 - US$51

US$16

US$51

US$16 - US$51 Range

State Farm
3.6

State Farm

Underwriter

US$52,554

 /yr
Range: US$32T - US$1L

US$32T

US$1L

US$32,159 - US$1,29,392 Range

AIG
3.7

AIG

Underwriter

US$75,515

 /yr
Range: US$36T - US$1L

US$36T

US$1L

US$36,285 - US$1,46,102 Range

Travelers
3.9

Travelers

Underwriter

US$80,537

 /yr
Range: US$46T - US$2L

US$46T

US$2L

US$46,000 - US$1,81,500 Range

The Hartford
4.0

The Hartford

Underwriter

US$74,043

 /yr
Range: US$47T - US$2L

US$47T

US$2L

US$46,645 - US$1,52,386 Range

Liberty Mutual Insurance
3.9

Liberty Mutual Insurance

Underwriter

US$81,296

 /yr
Range: US$37T - US$2L

US$37T

US$2L

US$36,882 - US$1,54,511 Range

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Auto-Owners Insurance
3.9

Auto-Owners Insurance

Underwriter

US$51,236

 /yr
Range: US$35T - US$89T

US$35T

US$89T

US$34,984 - US$88,830 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Underwriter

US$70,637

 /yr
Range: US$42T - US$1L

US$42T

US$1L

US$42,151 - US$1,26,000 Range

Zurich North America
3.8

Zurich North America

Underwriter

US$81,917

 /yr
Range: US$61T - US$2L

US$61T

US$2L

US$61,066 - US$1,50,654 Range

Cigna
3.8

Cigna

Underwriter

US$64,995

 /yr
Range: US$54T - US$1L

US$54T

US$1L

US$54,079 - US$1,00,502 Range

CNA
3.8

CNA

Underwriter

US$87,865

 /yr
Range: US$62T - US$1L

US$62T

US$1L

US$61,771 - US$1,40,533 Range

Burns & Wilcox
4.1

Burns & Wilcox

Underwriter

US$67,406

 /yr
Range: US$47T - US$1L

US$47T

US$1L

US$46,581 - US$1,00,678 Range

Nationwide
3.9

Nationwide

Underwriter

US$55,318

 /yr
Range: US$38T - US$98T

US$38T

US$98T

US$38,392 - US$97,685 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Underwriter

US$93,845

 /yr
Range: US$67T - US$1L

US$67T

US$1L

US$66,636 - US$1,32,161 Range

CyberCoders
4.1

CyberCoders

Underwriter

US$1,03,887

 /yr
Range: US$33T - US$1L

US$33T

US$1L

US$33,318 - US$1,43,188 Range

Aetna
3.5

Aetna

Underwriter

US$58,168

 /yr
Range: US$43T - US$72T

US$43T

US$72T

US$43,020 - US$72,467 Range

J.P. Morgan
4.0

J.P. Morgan

Underwriter

US$71,599

 /yr
Range: US$46T - US$1L

US$46T

US$1L

US$46,486 - US$1,15,916 Range

Philadelphia Insurance Companies
3.9

Philadelphia Insurance Companies

Underwriter

US$65,334

 /yr
Range: US$43T - US$1L

US$43T

US$1L

US$43,320 - US$1,02,692 Range

PNC Financial Services Group
3.6

PNC Financial Services Group

Underwriter

US$80,625

 /yr
Range: US$40T - US$1L

US$40T

US$1L

US$40,245 - US$1,36,603 Range

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US$21

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Underwriter with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$56,000

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8 days ago by a Commercial Underwriter with less than one year of experience

US$55,000

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US$65,000

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US$65,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Mortgage Underwriter with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$21

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Underwriter with less than one year of experience

US$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Mortgage Underwriter with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$17

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9 days ago by a Underwriter with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Underwriter salaries

The national average salary for an Underwriter is US$65,091 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Underwriter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6839 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Underwriter employees.

The highest salary for an Underwriter in United States is US$99,530 per year.

The lowest salary for an Underwriter in United States is US$42,568 per year.