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Underwriter Life Insurance Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$93,608 (USD)

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The average pay for an Underwriter Life Insurance is $93,608 a year and $45 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Underwriter Life Insurance is between $66,660 and $115,703. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Underwriter Life Insurance. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Examines individual applications for life insurance to evaluate degree of risk involved and accepts applications, following company's underwriting policies.
  • Checks such documents as application form, inspection report, insurance maps, and medical reports to determine degree of risk from such factors as applicant's financial standing, age, occupation, accident experience, and value and condition of real property.
Underwriter Life Insurance Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Insurance Underwriters

Job family population: 89,910

Estimated population of Underwriter Life Insurance jobs: 12,020

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Underwriter Life Insurance Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Medical Doctor- Underwriting
Apr 9
New York, USA
New York Life Insurance Company
Reviews medical literature and applies current medical knowledge to the risk assessment of individual life insurance applicants. Develops accurate and competitive underwriting guidelines to execute ...
Remote Life Insurance Agent No 12mo chargeback window, 3x daily payouts - Yonkers
May 18
Yonkers, New York, USA
Accessible underwriters * Independent selling, without the administrative hassles * A+ BBB-accredited and proven Requirements: * 12+ life insurance state licenses * One year of phone sales experience
Life Insurance Field Underwriter - $115k+ First Year
Apr 28
Teaneck, NJ, USA
The Rednour Agency
We need Motivated, Self Driven People that desire a Life - Work Balance. We share a Culture like no ... On average our full time field underwriters protect 5 families per week and earn approximated $500 ...
Senior Life Insurance Underwriter
Feb 22
New York, NY, USA
Hovin Underwriting Partners
HOVIN Underwriting Partners, Inc . located in Simsbury, CT has immediate openings for experienced life underwriters . Onsite or telecommuting opportunity is available for qualified candidate. To ...
Vendor Relationship Manager
Mar 14
New York, USA
New York Life Insurance Company
A basic understanding of life insurance products and the underwriting process is preferred, although not required. Key Responsibilities Review daily APS reports, meet with team daily to determine ...
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