The average salary for a Travel Agent in United Kingdom is £16,806.
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Job Description for Travel Agent
A travel agent assists individuals or groups of persons in planning and booking travel. This can include facilitating ticket purchases for transportation, reserving accommodations, and renting cars. Travel agents can also assist people in booking vacation packages, tours, and visits to specific locations of interest. Agents typically make money by earning commissions for booking these arrangements from the providers themselves. One of the main tools at a travel agent's disposal is permissions t…Read more
Travel Agent Tasks
- Respond to incoming requests and conduct research on travel planning and itinerary customization.
- Draft service contracts for group travel.
- Build rapport with individual customers to secure new clients and maintain a consistent customer base.
- Provide counseling and support for customer requests, and review documents for accuracy.
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Popular Skills for Travel Agent
Skills in Travel Planning, Sales and Travel Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include English Language and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Travel Agent
An entry-level Travel Agent with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £15,947 based on 26 salaries. An early career Travel Agent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £17,116 based on 82 salaries. A mid-career Travel Agent with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £17,718 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Travel Agent with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £18,000 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £18,486.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Travel Agent in their job title in Brighton, England: East Sussex earn an average of 48.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in London, England: London (48.6% more) and Aberdeen, Scotland: Aberdeen (40.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Birmingham, England: Birmingham (7.6% less), Liverpool, England: Liverpool (4.8% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (0.3% less).
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