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Insurance Underwriter Salary
in California, United States

$89,864 (USD)

Average Salary

$43/hr

Average Hourly

$3,388

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 09, 2019

The average pay for an Insurance Underwriter is $89,864 a year and $43 an hour in California, United States. The average salary range for an Insurance Underwriter is between $63,903 and $111,168. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Insurance Underwriter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in California, United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Examines insurance applications to evaluate, classify, and rate individuals and groups for insurance, and accepts or declines applications, following establishment underwriting standards.
  • Checks such documents as application form, inspection report, insurance maps, and medical reports to determine degree of risk from such factors as applicant financial standing, age, occupation, accident experience, and value and condition of property upon
Insurance Underwriter Job Prevalence in California, United States

Job family: Insurance Underwriters

Job family population: 96,040

Estimated population of Insurance Underwriter jobs: 12,840

Rate of error: 2.6%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$104,177
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Insurance Underwriter Job Listings for California, United States

Life Insurance Underwriter
Dec 3
Woodland Hills, CA, USA
Confidential
Extremely busy insurance agency is seeking a candidate who has experience in underwriting and processing applications for Life/LTC/Annuities. You will work directly with carriers, and GA channels so ...
Senior Insurance Underwriter - Casualty
Nov 13
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Rockwood Search Associates
Our client is a growing national P&C insurance company looking for a Casualty Underwriter to join their team. Experience in either Energy or Transportation lines are a plus! ** MUST HAVE 4+ YEARS OF ...
Associate Underwriter
Nov 15
San Diego, United States
Align General Insurance Agency, LLC
A rapidly growing general insurance agency based in San Diego, California that develops, underwrites and administers specialty commercial lines insurance programs on behalf of an increasing number of ...
Cyber Underwriter
Nov 26
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Roanoke Insurance Group
Our expanded offerings will focus on specialty lines of insurance including cybersecurity ... The Cyber Underwriter is responsible for risk evaluation including selection and retention of new ...
Senior Commercial Underwriter
Nov 15
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Atradius Trade Credit Insurance, Inc.
Atradius is a fast growing and dynamic International Trade Credit Insurance Organization, which ... Atradius is searching for a Senior Commercial Underwriter located in Irvine, California. The ...

The average pay for an Insurance Underwriter is $89,864 a year and $43 an hour in California, United States. The average salary range for an Insurance Underwriter is between $63,903 and $111,168. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Insurance Underwriter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in California, United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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