Average Real Estate Agent Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Real Estate Agent is $49,299

Base Salary
$24k - $101k
$2k - $41k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $6k
$2k - $247k
Total Pay
$25k - $123k
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What Do Real Estate Agents Do?

Real Estate Agent Tasks
  • Facilitate the sale and purchase of properties by working with sellers, buyers, and intermediaries.
  • Document all interactions and negotiations, including legal documents.
  • Build and develop relationships with clients online and in person.
  • Negotiate with involved parties to reach agreement and transfer properties.
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How do Real Estate Agents Rate Their Jobs?

3.8 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 22 responses, the job of Real Estate Agent has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.82 out of 5. On average, Real Estate Agents are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Real Estate Agents

What is the highest pay for Real Estate Agents?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Real Estate Agent is $101k / year

What is the lowest pay for Real Estate Agents?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Real Estate Agent is $24k / year

How can Real Estate Agents increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Real Estate Agent is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Real Estate Agent that oversees more junior Real Estate Agents, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.