Closing Agent, Title Salary

Title Closing Agents who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up close to one-half of Title Closing Agents. Pay fluctuates from $26K to $57K per year, but expected earnings average $40K per year. Geography and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. While roughly two in five report receiving no health benefits, a majority do receive medical coverage, and about one in three have dental, as well. For the most part, Title Closing Agents enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$28,760 - $58,478
(Median)
$29K
$40K
$58K
MEDIAN: $40,304
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50%
90%

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$11.08 - $20.45
(Median)
$11
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$28,760 - $58,478  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,174  
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
Commission
$6,000  
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).
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$25,539 - $57,186  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 294
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.08 - $20.45  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$16.19 - $32.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,174  
   
Commission
$6,000  
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
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).
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$25,539 - $57,186  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 152
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Job Description for Closing Agent, Title

A title closing agent plays a key role in finalizing real estate and mortgage transactions. They are responsible for making sure that the titles in transactions are legitimate and pose no problems for their employer; any problems with the title need to be highlighted by the agent. Research is an important part of this position, as the title closing agent needs to find all relevant information about the title so that a satisfactory settlement statement can be produced.

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Closing Agent, Title Tasks

  • Identify any informational or clerical errors and resolve quickly.
  • Develop positive working relationship with clients and partners to grow professional opportunities.
  • Aggregate all documents required for loan closings and verify information is complete and accurate.

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Survey takers who work as Title Closing Agents usually report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Real Estate, Notary, Customer Service, and Legal Document Review are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Legal Document Review.

Pay by Experience Level for Closing Agent, Title

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Title Closing Agents do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $32K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $39K. Title Closing Agents bring in $42K after working for 10 to 20 years. Old hands boasting more than twenty years of relevant experience report pay that is more or less commensurate with that extensive experience; average earnings for this group come out to approximately $45K.

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Experience Affects Closing Agent, Title Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Skills That Affect Closing Agent, Title Salaries

Real Estate
up arrow 6%

Notary
up arrow 5%

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$39,000

Legal Document Review
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
medical benefits
Vision: 25%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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