Mortgage Underwriter salary in US South Region

Average salary
$96,500/yr
Based on 1,343 income tax records
$40,000
$176,500
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$40,000
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How much do Mortgage Underwriters make?
The average total salary for a Mortgage Underwriter is $96,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,343 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Mortgage Underwriter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Mortgage Underwriter salary can vary between $40,000 to $176,500 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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Fairway Independent Mortgage, US South Region
16 income tax records
$146,500/yr
$85K – $179K
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Better Mortgage, US South Region
13 income tax records
$135,000/yr
$95K – $192K
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Movement Mortgage, US South Region
29 income tax records
$128,000/yr
$58K – $260K
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LoanDepot.com, US South Region
17 income tax records
$127,000/yr
$54K – $174K
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Dhi Mortgage Company, US South Region
18 income tax records
$125,500/yr
$94K – $168K
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Mr. Cooper, US South Region
15 income tax records
$115,500/yr
$81K – $173K
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Mortgage Research Center, US South Region
11 income tax records
$114,500/yr
$96K – $137K
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JPMorgan Chase, US South Region
33 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$73K – $153K
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Caliber Home Loans, US South Region
15 income tax records
$106,500/yr
$63K – $201K
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Truist Financial, US South Region
33 income tax records
$96,500/yr
$65K – $132K
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Bank Of America, US South Region
36 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$63K – $148K
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Private National Mortgage Accept, US South Region
14 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$59K – $136K
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Navy Federal Credit Union, US South Region
30 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$61K – $148K
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Guaranteed Rate, US South Region
11 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$45K – $199K
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Wells Fargo, US South Region
54 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$47K – $134K
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Home Point Financial, US South Region
27 income tax records
$85,000/yr
$40K – $167K
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United Services Automobile Association, US South Region
14 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$71K – $98K
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Freedom Mortgage, US South Region
15 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$53K – $147K
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Citizens Bank, US South Region
22 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$65K – $101K
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Amerisave Mortgage, US South Region
12 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$15K – $169K

Mortgage Underwriter demographics in US South Region

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53% are single
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47% are married
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45% have kids
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73% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Mortgage Underwriters in US South Region

1,343 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a mortgage underwriter in US South Region is $96,500 per year. Mortgage underwriter salaries in US South Region can vary between $40,000 to $176,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,343 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as mortgage underwriter.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for mortgage underwriters in US South Region: Fairway Independent Mortgage ($146,500 a year), Better Mortgage ($135,000 a year), and Movement Mortgage ($128,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for mortgage underwriters in US South Region: Austin Metro Area, TX ($120,000 a year), Deltona Metro Area, FL ($114,500 a year), and Jacksonville Metro Area, FL ($107,500 a year).
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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.