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Underwriter (Life) II in the United States

How much does a Underwriter (Life) II earn in the United States? The average Underwriter (Life) II salary in the United States is $64,466 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $56,422 and $72,393. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Reviews medical, occupational, financial, and legal information to select or reject individual or group life insurance applications. Calculates rates and premiums from approved decrement tables. Approves or denies applications on own discretion. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.

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    Underwriter (Life) I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Underwriter (Life) II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Underwriter (Life) III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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