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Property Casualty Underwriting Director in the United States

How much does a Property Casualty Underwriting Director earn in the United States? The average Property Casualty Underwriting Director salary in the United States is $176,431 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $153,166 and $194,797. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Directs and oversees the property/casualty insurance underwriting program for individuals and/or groups. Responsible for ensuring integrity of underwriting activities and processes. Develops guidelines and procedures regarding risk exposure, application renewal, acceptance, modification, and denial. Manages staff of property/casualty 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. Typically reports to top management. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.

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