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Mortgage Underwriter salary in United States

How much does a Mortgage Underwriter make in the United States?

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The average salary for a mortgage underwriter is $86,729 per year in the United States. 757 salaries reported, updated at August 10, 2022.

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Top companies for Mortgage Underwriters in United States

  1. Caliber Home Loans
    590 reviews39 salaries reported
    $142,512per year
  2. $131,543per year
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Highest paying cities for Mortgage Underwriters in United States

  1. Chicago, IL
    $94,162 per year
    23 salaries reported
  2. Philadelphia, PA
    $91,580 per year
    14 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $88,588 per year
    25 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $88,429 per year
    47 salaries reported
  2. St. Louis, MO
    $87,522 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Columbus, OH
    $86,799 per year
    55 salaries reported
  1. Downers Grove, IL
    $86,788 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Tampa, FL
    $86,165 per year
    29 salaries reported
  3. Chandler, AZ
    $84,846 per year
    12 salaries reported
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Where can a Mortgage Underwriter earn more?

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Most common benefits for Mortgage Underwriters

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 68 ratings

60% of Mortgage Underwriters in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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