Insurance Underwriter Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for insurance underwriters in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of insurance underwriters among Florida metropolitan areas 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 Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,140
25th Percentile Wage
$47,470
50th Percentile Wage
$63,110
75th Percentile Wage
$80,970
90th Percentile Wage
$106,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for insurance underwriters in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $106,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38,140.

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
$63,110
5.67% 11.76%
2016
$59,530
4.65% -
2015
$56,760
0.63% -
2014
$56,400
-1.95% -
2013
$57,500
3.15% -
2012
$55,690
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of insurance underwriters in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of insurance underwriters in state of Florida ranges from $50,930 to $87,580. The highest paying area for insurance underwriters in Florida is Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall with a median annual salary of $87,580. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford (mean annual salary $69,400). The lowest paying area is Cape Coral-Fort Myers with a median annual salary of $50,930.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$87,580
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$69,400
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$65,960
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$64,200
Jacksonville
$62,370
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$59,100
Gainesville
$57,810
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$56,830
Tallahassee
$56,200
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$55,210
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$53,030
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$50,930




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