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2,290 Senior Underwriter Salaries

Senior Underwriters earn $70,000 annually on average, or $34 per hour, which is 6% more than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Senior Underwriters work for Union Bank at $126,000 annually while the lowest paid Senior Underwriters work for The Hanover Insurance Group earning approximately $33,000 each year.

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$69K JPMorgan's Average Senior Underwriter Salary (62 salaries)

-$1K (1%) less than national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$18K (30%) more than average JPMorgan salary ($51K)
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+$11K (14%) more than average JPMorgan Senior Underwriter salary ($69K)
"I do not feel that I am under or over paid. I believe the salary I receive is comparable for the duties that are required for my position. As a senior underwriter I work long hours and overtime. I am expected to retain and apply many guidelines and specifications. It is my responsibility to review, evaluate, problem solve and create solutions to make loans approvable and insurable. I have been in this industry for going on 13 yrs. My current base salary is indicative of my certifications, credentials, training and experience."
-$2K (2%) less than average JPMorgan Senior Underwriter salary ($69K)
"I am compensated well for my level of experience. The potential OT and bonus make the total compensation well worth the hard work."
+$3K (4%) more than average JPMorgan Senior Underwriter salary ($69K)
"I feel I am compensated fairly, at my current employer when overtime was available, I always took advantage of it."
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$69K Wells Fargo's Average Senior Underwriter Salary (108 salaries)

-$1K (1%) less than national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$20K (33%) more than average Wells Fargo salary ($49K)
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+$3K (4%) more than average Wells Fargo Senior Underwriter salary ($69K)
"I believe I'm being paid what I'm worth. It's a tough job keeping up with the guidelines and wearing different hats, with FHA/VA/Conventional."
+$25K (30%) more than average Wells Fargo Senior Underwriter salary ($69K)
"My last job was about 20% more than most underwriter jobs."
+$51K (53%) more than average Wells Fargo Senior Underwriter salary ($69K)
"Underpaid -- earning potential is also based on each individual's performance."
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$70K Bank of America's Average Senior Underwriter Salary (132 salaries)

Equal to national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$25K (43%) more than average Bank of America salary ($45K)
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Equal to average Bank of America Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
"I feel I am paid fairly for my position as I receive overtime and bonus based on performance."
-$18K (29%) less than average Bank of America Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
"My salary was decent compared to competitors."
+$5K (6%) more than average Bank of America Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
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$72K Guild Mortgage's Average Senior Underwriter Salary (4 salaries)

+$2K (2%) more than national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$12K (18%) more than average Guild Mortgage salary ($60K)
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+$12K (15%) more than average Guild Mortgage Senior Underwriter salary ($72K)
"I would say the base pay is average and have enjoyed the opportunity for additional income with overtime and bonuses. The last two years that has increased my income to over $110,000 per year. I consider that a fair income."
-$4K (5%) less than average Guild Mortgage Senior Underwriter salary ($72K)
"I haven't given any thought to whether or not I am underpaid or overpaid. I love my job!As for the question below stating Would you change jobs if another company offered more I am changing jobs anyway, due to relocation so it does not matter."
+$4K (5%) more than average Guild Mortgage Senior Underwriter salary ($72K)
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$74K Interbank Mortgage Co.'s Average Senior Underwriter Salary (4 salaries)

+$4K (5%) more than national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$6K (8%) more than average Interbank Mortgage Co. salary ($68K)
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-$1K (1%) less than average Interbank Mortgage Co. Senior Underwriter salary ($74K)
"Overpaid at Allonhill and I would have worked for less."
-$1K (1%) less than average Interbank Mortgage Co. Senior Underwriter salary ($74K)
"Overpaid but this was forced on me...I asked to be considered for less."
+$2K (2%) more than average Interbank Mortgage Co. Senior Underwriter salary ($74K)
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$70K UWM's Average Senior Underwriter Salary (4 salaries)

Equal to national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$17K (27%) more than average UWM salary ($53K)
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+$6K (8%) more than average UWM Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
"Based on my research the salary at United Wholesale Mortgage is much less than competitors with the same or similar position."
-$7K (10%) less than average UWM Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
"The salary at UWM is lower than most competitors."
-$40K (80%) less than average UWM Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
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$70K Chase's Average Senior Underwriter Salary (26 salaries)

Equal to national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$29K (52%) more than average Chase salary ($41K)
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+$3K (4%) more than average Chase Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
"About average to the lower end."
-$9K (13%) less than average Chase Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$31K (36%) more than average Chase Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
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$69K CitiMortgage's Average Senior Underwriter Salary (18 salaries)

-$1K (1%) less than national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$21K (35%) more than average CitiMortgage salary ($48K)
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+$23K (28%) more than average CitiMortgage Senior Underwriter salary ($69K)
"I feel I'm being paid a fair base salary."
-$8K (12%) less than average CitiMortgage Senior Underwriter salary ($69K)
+$11K (14%) more than average CitiMortgage Senior Underwriter salary ($69K)
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$68K Freedom Mortgage's Average Senior Underwriter Salary (9 salaries)

-$2K (2%) less than national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$17K (28%) more than average Freedom Mortgage salary ($51K)
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+$17K (22%) more than average Freedom Mortgage Senior Underwriter salary ($68K)
"I started as a Trainee Undewriter making 55,000 per year over 25 years ago, and after twenty five years and several promotions I'm now paid $85,000 plus overtime and bonus's making around 98,000 - 110,000. depening on the company I work for."
-$7K (10%) less than average Freedom Mortgage Senior Underwriter salary ($68K)
-$7K (10%) less than average Freedom Mortgage Senior Underwriter salary ($68K)
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$70K SunTrust Banks' Average Senior Underwriter Salary (7 salaries)

Equal to national average Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$29K (52%) more than average SunTrust Banks salary ($41K)
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-$2K (2%) less than average SunTrust Banks Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
"Satisfactorily paid in this position and management was acceptable to work for."
-$9K (13%) less than average SunTrust Banks Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
+$1K (1%) more than average SunTrust Banks Senior Underwriter salary ($70K)
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