The average hourly pay for a Leasing Agent is $12.98.
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$10 - $16
$100 - $9,308
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$450 - $11,449
$21,531 - $43,335
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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. Lea…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Leasing Agent
The top respondents for the job title Leasing Agent are from the companies Greystar, BH Management and Greystar Management. Reported salaries are highest at Greystar Management where the average pay is $17.50. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Lincoln Property Company, earning around $14.52. BH Management pays the lowest at around $12.46. Greystar also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $13.45.
Leasing Agent Job Listings
Popular Skills for Leasing Agent
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Customer Service, Sales and Leasing Software are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Real Estate and Customer Relations.
Pay by Experience Level for Leasing Agent
An entry-level Leasing Agent with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.50 based on 334 salaries. An early career Leasing Agent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.89 based on 557 salaries. A mid-career Leasing Agent with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.65 based on 149 salaries. An experienced Leasing Agent with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.58 based on 67 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Leasing Agent in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 13.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (10.9% more) and Chicago, Illinois (9.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (9.2% less) and Denver, Colorado (6.6% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 1,122 survey responses.