Insurance Underwriter Salary Information in Georgia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,700
25th Percentile Wage
$55,100
50th Percentile Wage
$74,600
75th Percentile Wage
$105,450
90th Percentile Wage
$133,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for insurance underwriters in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $133,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $42,700.

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
$74,600
15.94% 16.58%
2016
$62,710
2.20% -
2015
$61,330
-1.01% -
2014
$61,950
-7.31% -
2013
$66,480
6.39% -
2012
$62,230
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of insurance underwriters in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of insurance underwriters in state of Georgia ranges from $47,440 to $75,970. The highest paying area for insurance underwriters in Georgia is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with a median annual salary of $75,970. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Gainesville (mean annual salary $68,850). The lowest paying area is Macon with a median annual salary of $47,440.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$75,970
Gainesville
$68,850
Columbus
$50,780
Macon
$47,440




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