Iowa Insurance Underwriters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Insurance Underwriters in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Insurance Underwriters in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Des Moines and Cedar Rapids
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterloo and Sioux City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Insurance Underwriters in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Waterloo and Cedar Rapids

Schools for Insurance Underwriters in Iowa are listed below.

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  • Programs: BSFIN - Insurance
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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  • Programs: MBA - Insurance & Risk Management
  • Degrees: Master
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More Iowa Insurance Underwriting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Briar Cliff University Sioux City Masters 1,138
Buena Vista University Storm Lake Masters 2,548
Central College Pella Bachelor 1,605
Clarke College Dubuque Doctorate 1,230
Coe College Cedar Rapids Masters 1,316
Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny Associate 18,320
Dordt College Sioux Center Masters 1,301
Drake University Des Moines Masters 5,617
Eastern Iowa Community College District Davenport Associate 7,329
Ellsworth Community College Iowa Falls Associate 916
Grand View University Des Moines Bachelor 1,748
Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa Associate 4,174
Iowa Central Community College Fort Dodge Associate 5,731
Iowa Lakes Community College Estherville Associate 3,013
Iowa State University Ames Doctorate & First Professional 26,160
Iowa Wesleyan College Mount Pleasant Bachelor 834
Iowa Western Community College Council Bluffs Associate 5,300
Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids Associate 15,091
Loras College Dubuque Masters 1,591
Luther College Decorah Bachelor 2,476
Maharishi University of Management Fairfield Doctorate 948
Marshalltown Community College Marshalltown Associate 1,701
Morningside College Sioux City Masters 1,798
Mount Mercy College Cedar Rapids Masters 1,506
North Iowa Area Community College Mason City Associate 3,272
Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Calmar Associate 4,810
Northwest Iowa Community College Sheldon Associate 1,288
Saint Ambrose University Davenport Doctorate 3,870
Southeastern Community College West Burlington West Burlington Associate 3,351
Southwestern Community College Creston Creston Associate 1,463
University of Dubuque Dubuque Doctorate & First Professional 1,560
University of Iowa Iowa City Doctorate & First Professional 29,117
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls Doctorate 12,692
Upper Iowa University Fayette Masters 5,143
Western Iowa Tech Community College Sioux City Associate 5,191

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Insurance Underwriters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Insurance Underwriters

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Insurance Underwriters relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Cedar Rapids 150 $46970 1.59
Des Moines 890 $60250 3.93
West Des Moines 890 $60250 3.93
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