Insurance Underwriter

Code: 13-2053.00

Also known as: Account Underwriter, Automobile and Property Underwriter, Commercial Lines Underwriter, Health Underwriter, Life Underwriter, Personal Lines Underwriter, Underwriter, Underwriting Consultant

Description: Despite advances in healthcare, it's always safe to plan for the unexpected. The Insurance Underwriter analyzes insurance applications to find the most advantageous premium to fit the client and the insurance provider.Insurance related experience is generally enough to solidify a job in underwriting. However, a Bachelor's degree and certification will be necessary in order to advanced to higher paying, senior jobs or managerial positions.

Insurance Underwriter

Typical wages

10% $43,210
25% $54,850
Median $71,790
75% $97,820
90% $129,550
10% $20.78
25% $26.37
Median $34.51
75% $47.03
90% $62.28

Projected employment

Estimated Employment
(2019 year)
Projected Employment
(2029 year)
Percent Change +0 %
Projected Annual Job Openings 7,300