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Leasing Agent Salary

A Leasing Agent earns an average wage of $12.16 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Real Estate and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).
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$21,840 - $48,386
(Median)
$22K
$31K
$48K
MEDIAN: $31,008
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90%

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$9.71 - $15.61
(Median)
$9
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$21,840 - $48,386  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,098  
Commission
$140.00 - $11,000  
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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$20,778 - $39,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 165
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.71 - $15.61  
   
Overtime
$12.19 - $25.95  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,098  
   
Commission
$140.00 - $11,000  
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).
)
$20,778 - $39,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 549

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Job Description for Leasing Agent

Leasing agents are responsible for assisting property managers in the leasing of apartments and other rental properties. They are in charge of marketing openings to potential clients on behalf of the property management, serving as the point of contact for clients searching for rentals, meeting with clients face to face, and providing site tours as requested. They also work with various marketing outlets such as newspapers and television stations to get advertisements out in a timely manner. Leasing agents also assist with rental paperwork and background checks. Additionally, they provide assistance to property managers related to rented properties, performing tasks such as collecting rent, organizing repairs, and handling renters' issues.

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Leasing Agent Tasks

  • Screen applicants, collect deposits, and handle leasing applications, contracts, and renewals.
  • Assist with advertising available units, update listings, design ads, and conduct tours.
  • Provide information about units to potential renters.
  • Help customers understand leasing contracts and fill out paperwork correctly.

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Pay by Experience Level for Leasing Agent

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

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Experience Affects Leasing Agent Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 12%


National Average
$27,000


Skills That Affect Leasing Agent Salaries

Real Estate
up arrow 19%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 19%

Leasing Software
up arrow 4%

Customer Relations
up arrow 3%

Sales
up arrow 2%

Account Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
$27,000

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Property Management
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 103 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 59% dental benefits Dental: 42%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 40%
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