Real Estate Agent salary in California
How much does a Real Estate Agent make in California?
Average base salary
Most common benefits
The average salary for a real estate agent is $113,160 per year in California. 6.7k salaries reported, updated at May 25, 2022.
Salaries by years of experience in California
|Years of experience||Per year|
|Less than 1 year|
|1 to 2 years|
|3 to 5 years|
|6 to 9 years|
|More than 10 years|
Top companies for Real Estate Agents in California
Highest paying cities for Real Estate Agents in California
Where can a Real Estate Agent earn more?Compare salaries for Real Estate Agents in different locations
Best-paid skills and qualifications for Real Estate Agents
Market Analysisearn +61.67% more
The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 1400.00% since 2018. Real Estate Agents with this skill earn +61.67% more than the average base salary, which is $113,160 per year.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2017||2||increase by 2|
|2018||1||decrease by 50.00%|
|2019||15||increase by 1400.00%|
Top companies hiring Real Estate Agents with the recommended skill
Most common benefits for Real Estate Agents
- 401(k) matching
- Continuing education credits
- Dental insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Mileage reimbursement
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid time off
- Paid training
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Profit sharing
- Referral program
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- Work from home
Salary satisfactionBased on 3,536 ratings
70% of Real Estate Agents in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for a Real Estate Agent
How much do top real estate agents make?
Top real estate agents might own a brokerage and have many real estate agents working under them. These top real estate agents can make millions of dollars a year.
How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a real estate agent?
If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a real estate agent, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.
How long does it take to start making money as a real estate agent?
A real estate agent can begin making money once they help their first client buy or sell a property.