Insurance Underwriters

(NOC 1234)
+17.95%
 

What do Insurance Underwriters do?

Insurance underwriters review and evaluate insurance applications to determine insurance risks, insurance premiums and extent of insurance coverage according to company policies.

How to become: Insurance Underwriters

Completion of secondary school and some general insurance experience or a bachelor's degree, college diploma or some post-secondary education is required.

Several years of on-the-job training and completion of insurance industry underwriting courses and training programs are required.

Where to study for a career as: Insurance Underwriters

Bow Valley College
Calgary, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Business Administration Diploma: Insurance and Risk Management Diploma; Online; University Transfer
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Conestoga College
Kitchener, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Business - Insurance Diploma; Co-op
Business - Insurance Diploma
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Modified on April 07, 2022

How much do Insurance Underwriters make?

Low:
$43,742
Average:
$66,123
High:
$104,000

Job openings for Insurance Underwriters

Job Seekers:
21,800
Job Openings:
21,900