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The average underwriter life insurance salary in United States is $73,940 or an equivalent hourly rate of $36. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,780. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level underwriter life insurance (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $53,557. On the other end, a senior level underwriter life insurance (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $91,092.

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Job Description
Review individual applications for insurance to evaluate degree of risk involved and determine acceptance of applications.

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