Mortgage Underwriter salary in California

Average salary
$110,000/yr
Based on 199 income tax records
$43,000
$184,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$69K
 
$89K
 
$113K
 
$109K
 
$124K
$43,000
$184,500
How much do Mortgage Underwriters make?
The average total salary for a Mortgage Underwriter is $110,000 per year. This is based on data from 199 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Mortgage Underwriter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Mortgage Underwriter salary can vary between $43,000 to $184,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Mortgage Underwriter salary by location

Mortgage Underwriter salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Wells Fargo, California
19 income tax records
$124,500/yr
$69K – $178K
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Better Mortgage, California
16 income tax records
$121,500/yr
$92K – $231K

Mortgage Underwriter demographics in California

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62% are single
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38% are married
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40% have kids
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66% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Mortgage Underwriters in California

199 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a mortgage underwriter in California is $110,000 per year. Mortgage underwriter salaries in California can vary between $43,000 to $184,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 199 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as mortgage underwriter.
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.