Insurance Underwriter Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for insurance underwriters in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of insurance underwriters amongst Alabama cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Insurance Underwriters in Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,500
25th Percentile Wage
$41,060
50th Percentile Wage
$57,100
75th Percentile Wage
$74,270
90th Percentile Wage
$90,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for insurance underwriters in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,500.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of insurance underwriters from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$57,100
5.31% 17.76%
2016
$54,070
8.19% -
2015
$49,640
-1.65% -
2014
$50,460
3.21% -
2013
$48,840
3.85% -
2012
$46,960
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Insurance Underwriters in Alabama Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of insurance underwriters in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of insurance underwriters in state of Alabama ranges from $42,920 to $94,680. The highest paying area for insurance underwriters in Alabama is Huntsville with a median annual salary of $94,680. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Birmingham-Hoover (mean annual salary $64,320). The lowest paying area is Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $42,920.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Huntsville
$94,680
Birmingham-Hoover
$64,320
Montgomery
$55,390
Mobile
$54,640
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$42,920




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for insurance underwriters

💰 Highest paying industries for insurance underwriters.