Car Rental or Leasing Agent Salary
A Car Rental or Leasing Agent earns an average wage of $11.34 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
|Salary||$18,000 - $58,958|
|Commission||$170.00 - $36,000|
|Total Pay (|
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).)
|$20,466 - $46,634|
|Hourly Rate||$8.98 - $15.87|
|Overtime||$11.63 - $22.41|
|Commission||$170.00 - $36,000|
|Total Pay (||$20,466 - $46,634|
Job Description for Car Rental or Leasing Agent
Car rental/leasing agents work for agencies which loan cars to consumers and businesses. These agents must ensure that all customers meet rental requirement guidelines, such as age requirements and credit scores, and commission may be offered based on sales and extra benefits added by the customer. They also prepare rental and return documentation with close attention to detail to ensure that all dates, terms, and charges are correct.Read More...
Car rental agents should be able to explain all charges to customers in an efficient manner so that customers understand all applicable fees and rental rates for when the car is both borrowed and returned. Strong communication skill are important in this position to work face-to-face with clients, as well as on the telephone and through electronic means. They may work with several customers at once and should be able to minimize wait-times while providing efficient service, and any problems experienced in service should be resolved to the customer's satisfaction.
A valid driver's license and clean driving record are often necessary in this position to move cars from place to place or drive to pick up clients, and some weekend and/or holiday hours may be required. Some 24-hour rental agencies also offer night shifts, and a high school diploma may be a minimum requirement depending on the employer.
Car Rental or Leasing Agent Tasks
- Rent products to customers, handling the checkout process and collecting payments.
- Maintain rental products, keeping items in good condition and resolving problems with products.
- Provide customer service, explaining how to set up and use products and answering questions.
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Pay by Experience Level for Car Rental or Leasing Agent
Pay by Experience for a Car Rental or Leasing Agent has a neutral trend. An entry-level Car Rental or Leasing Agent with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 63 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Car Rental or Leasing Agent with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Car Rental or Leasing Agent which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 10 salaries. A Car Rental or Leasing Agent with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 6 salaries.
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