Real Estate Agent Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$76,000
$51,000
$76,000
$113,000
Real Estate Agents in the United States make an average salary of $76,746 per year or $36.9 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $52,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $113,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New York, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Delaware provide the highest Real Estate Agent salaries.
Best Paying Cities
New York, NY
$110,242
Boston, MA
$79,727
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Map of Real Estate Agent Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Real Estate Agents earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Real Estate Agent Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a Real Estate Agent is roughly $76,746 per year, which boils down to $36.9 per hour. Interestingly enough, Real Estate Agents have the highest salaries in New York, NY at about $110,242 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in New York, NY is $61,000. Additionally, Real Estate Agents make more than the average salary in Boston, MA, Wilmington, DE, San Diego, CA, Philadelphia, PA, and Cleveland, OH. On a more broad level, Real Estate Agent salaries are highest in New York, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Delaware, Maryland, and New Hampshire. On the contrary, Arkansas, Alabama, and Florida offer the lowest Real Estate Agent salaries.

Average Real Estate Agent Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as a Real Estate Agent, being employed by a company such as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty or Long Realty would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like William L Lyon & Associates and Redfin also report highly competitive salaries for Real Estate Agents.

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Real Estate Agent Salary History

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Recently Added Real Estate Agent Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Licensed Real Estate Sales Agent
Licensed Real Estate Sales Agent
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/30/2020
Coldwell Banker Trusted Advisors
Coldwell Banker Trusted Advisors
Bi-Lingual Real Estate Agent
Bi-Lingual Real Estate Agent
Bi-Lingual Real Estate Agent
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/30/2020
Chinatti Realty Group
Chinatti Realty Group
Real Estate Agent--Flexible Work Schedule
Real Estate Agent--Flexible Work Schedule
Real Estate Agent--Flexible Work Schedule
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/30/2020
Real Estate Agent--Position
Real Estate Agent--Position
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/30/2020
Intero Real Estate Services
Intero Real Estate Services
Licensed Real Estate Listing Agent
Licensed Real Estate Listing Agent
Licensed Real Estate Listing Agent
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/30/2020
Real Estate Agent
Real Estate Agent
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/30/2020
Real Estate Agent--Set Your OWN Schedule
Real Estate Agent--Set Your OWN Schedule
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/30/2020
Stark Company Realtors
Stark Company Realtors
Real Estate Agent
Real Estate Agent
Real Estate Agent
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/30/2020
Real Estate Agent
Real Estate Agent
06/29/2020
06/29/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/29/2020
Real Estate Agent--Flexible Work Schedule
Real Estate Agent--Flexible Work Schedule
06/29/2020
06/29/2020
$100,000
$100,000
06/29/2020