2020 Job Bank Wage data
Note:Estimated median employment income based on 2020 Job Bank median hourly wage rate (median annual salary = hourly wage rate x 40 (hours per week) x 52.14 (weeks per year))
Source: 2020 Job Bank Wage Report
Source: B.C. Labour Market Outlook
10 year expected job openings: 350
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Work in this occupation is typically performed in a structured environment, such as an office.
Source: 2016 Census
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Promotion to management positions, such as underwriter manager, is possible with experience.
Completion of educational programs through the Insurance Institute of Canada or its provincial counterparts entitles insurance underwriters to professional recognition as an Associate of the Insurance Institute of Canada (A.I.I.C.) and with additional university courses, as a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of Canada (F.I.I.C.).
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