Leasing Agent Salary

A Leasing Agent earns an average wage of $12.74 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Contract Negotiation, Social Media Marketing, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).
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$23,868 - $61,825
$24K
$35K
$62K
MEDIAN: $34,792
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50%
90%

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$9.94 - $15.59
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$13
$16
MEDIAN: $12.78
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$0$61K
Salary $23,868 - $61,825
Bonus $98.31 - $7,179
Profit Sharing $1,000
Commission $310.94 - $12,524
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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$21,290 - $44,006
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 148
Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $9.94 - $15.59
Hourly Tips $0.63
Overtime $14.94 - $24.74
Annual Data $0$44K
Bonus $98.31 - $7,179
Commission $310.94 - $12,524
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$21,290 - $44,006
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 475

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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

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Leasing Agent

Pay by Experience for a Leasing Agent has a positive trend. An entry-level Leasing Agent with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 506 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A 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 $30,000 based on 131 salaries. An experienced Leasing Agent which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 58 salaries. A 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 $31,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $29,004

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Leasing Agent Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Leasing Agent?

Leasing Agent in Houston:
"Transition to something New."
Pros: I had no experience in the field whatsoever. Shortly after just being hired on the spot. I realized I could either sink or swim. I learned that I love to work with people and I love to market online or do presentations. I am good at talking and making money.
Cons: If you have a poor boss, it effects your mood to work and your willingness on the job. After being sent to another location. I realized I had no back up plan and that I didn't just want to be a leasing agent for forever.

Leasing Agent in Renton:
Pros: Working with people.
Cons: Not having all the teaching tools to do my job better.

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Key Stats for Leasing Agent

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 100 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Leasing Agent Salaries

▲10%

Late-Career
▲6%

▲4%

National Average
$29,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Leasing Agent Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲124%

Social Media Marketing
▲18%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲13%

Property Management
▲7%

Leasing
▲5%

▲2%

Leasing Software
▼0%

National Average
$29,000

Customer Service
▼1%

Customer Relations
▼1%

Real Estate
▼2%

Bilingual
▼3%

Account Management
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 100 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 38%
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