Underwriting Supervisor Salary in the United States

How much does an Underwriting Supervisor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Underwriting Supervisor in the United States is $49 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $42 and $56. Hourly rate 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Oversees activities of the underwriting department. Provides supervision for a group of underwriters who review, analyze, and inspect insurance risk. Ensures compliance with all industry and governmental regulations. Follows established procedures regarding risk management, application and renewal, and acceptance and rejection. Develops underwriting team expertise with coaching, support and educational programs. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area and department processes. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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56
49

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45
63
53
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    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Underwriting Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Underwriting Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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