Alternate Job Titles: Life Underwriting Director, Director of Life Underwriting, Underwriting Life Director
How much does a Life Underwriting Director make? The median annual Life Underwriting Director salary is $122,835, as of July 29, 2016, with a range usually between $110,844-$136,116, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Life Underwriting Director in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Life Underwriting Director in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Life Underwriting Director in the United States is $122,835, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Life Underwriting Director in the United States are expected to make less than $122,835.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Life Underwriting Director that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Life Underwriting Director are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2016
Directs and oversees the life insurance underwriting program for individuals and/or groups. Responsible for ensuring integrity of underwriting activities and processes. Manages staff of underwriters at the organization. Provides assistance to underwriters on more complex applications. Has a strong knowledge of the underwriting discipline. Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 8 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View full job description