Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for car rental agents in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 31,241 car rental agents currently employed in the United States.
- 53.4% of all car rental agents are women, while 46.6% are men.
- The average age of an employed car rental agent is 43 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of car rental agents is White (53.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (22.0%), Black or African American (10.7%) and Unknown (7.0%).
- In 2021, women earned 89% of what men earned.
- 4% of all car rental agents are LGBT.
- Car rental agents are 83% more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.
Car Rental Agent Statistics By Gender
53.4% of car rental agents are women and 46.6% of car rental agents are men.
- Female, 53.4%
- Male, 46.6%
Car Rental Agents By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Car Rental Agent
Women Earn 89¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men
Car Rental Agent Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the car rental agent position over time.
Car Rental Agent Gender By Year
Car Rental Agent Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, parts counterman and lumber associate have the biggest difference in gender.
|Car Rental Agent||47%||53%|
Car Rental Agent Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among car rental agents is White, which makes up 53.8% of all car rental agents. Comparatively, there are 22.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.7% of the Black or African American ethnicity.
- White, 53.8%
- Hispanic or Latino, 22.0%
- Black or African American, 10.7%
- Unknown, 7.0%
- Asian, 5.8%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%
Car Rental Agent Race
|Car Rental Agent Race||Percentages|
|Hispanic or Latino||22.0%|
|Black or African American||10.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.7%|
Car Rental Agent Race And Ethnicity Over Time
Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among car rental agents.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Car Rental Agent Race By Year
|Year||White||Black or African American||Asian||Hispanic or Latino|
Car Rental Agent Wage Gap By Race
|Black or African American||$32,233|
|Hispanic or Latino||$36,059|
Average Age of a Car Rental Agent
We determined the average age of car rental agents based on ethnicity and gender.
Car Rental Agent Age By Race
|Race||Male Age||Female Age|
|Black or African American||33||39|
|Hispanic or Latino||36.5||42|
Car Rental Agent Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of car rental agent employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of car rental agents is 40+ years old, which represents 56% of the population.
Car Rental Agent Age
|Car Rental Agent Years||Percentages|
Types of Car Rental Agent Degree Levels
The most common degree for car rental agents is high school diploma 36% of car rental agents earn that degree. A close second is bachelor's degree with 26% and rounding it off is associate degree with 24%.
- High School Diploma, 36%
- Bachelors, 26%
- Associate, 24%
- Diploma, 7%
- Other Degrees, 7%
Car Rental Agents By Education
|Car Rental Agent Degree||Percentages|
|High School Diploma||36%|
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Car Rental Agent Wage Gap By Education
|High School Diploma or Less||$32,815|
|Some College/ Associate Degree||$35,445|
Car Rental Agent Employment Statistics
This section highlights information about where car rental agents work. We found most car rental agents work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most car rental agents is the automotive industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire car rental agents.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
Car Rental Agent Jobs By Employer Size
|< 50 employees||8%|
|50 - 100 employees||16%|
|100 - 500 employees||26%|
|500 - 1,000 employees||11%|
|1,000 - 10,000 employees||17%|
|> 10,000 employees||22%|
The Types Of Companies Car Rental Agent Work In
Employees with the car rental agent job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most car rental agents prefer to work at private companies over public companies.
Car Rental Agent Jobs By Sector
Top Industries Hiring Car Rental Agents
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ car rental agents. Those industries include automotive, retail and transportation.
Car Rental Agent Industry Statistics
Car Rental Agent Turnover And Employment Statistics
Car Rental Agent Unemployment Rate Over Time
The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of car rental agents changed.
- Unemployment rate
Car Rental Agent Unemployment Rate By Year
|Year||Car Rental Agent Unemployment Rate|
The Average Number of Years That Car Rental Agent Stay in a Job
By looking over 902 car rental agents resumes, we figured out that the average car rental agent enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 35%.
Less than one year
Car Rental Agent Tenure
|Number or Years||Percentages|
|Less than 1 year||32%|
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Car Rental Agents with Other Job Titles
After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to car rental agents.
|Job Title||LGBT||Job Openings|
|Car Rental Agent||3.66%||-|
|Parts Sales Associate||3.76%||159,569|
Car Rental Agent LGBT Demographics
|Profession||Percentages of LGBT||Job Openings|
|Parts Sales Associate||3.76%||159,569|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Car Rental Agents
The most common foreign language among car rental agents is Spanish at 62.5%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 10.7% and Arabic is the third-most popular at 8.9%.
- Spanish, 62.5%
- French, 10.7%
- Arabic, 8.9%
- German, 3.6%
- Japanese, 3.6%
- Other, 10.7%
Car Rental Agent Languages Spoken