Underwriting Assistant Salary Information

Underwriting Assistant salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does an underwriting assistant earn?

Annual salaries range from £18,156 to £32,160. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £18,156
(£1,513 p/mth)
(£2,061 p/mth)
(£2,680 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 31st 53rd 69th
Post-tax £15,876
(£1,323 p/mth)
(£1,696 p/mth)
(£2,117 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 26th 46th 62nd
Percentage Tax Deduction 13% 18% 21%

Assistant underwriters help senior underwriters assess client eligibility for products such as mortgages, insurance and credit. They can work in a variety of areas, such as underwriting banks, underwriting insurance and underwriting real estate.

Compare the average salary of an underwriting assistant to your salary:


Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant underwriting assistant:

average gross salary£18,156£24,734£32,165
max mortgage£81,702£111,303£144,743
deposit paid£9,078£12,367£16,083
max purchase price£90,780£123,670£160,826
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£371£505£657

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