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Real Estate Agent salary in Houston, TX

How much does a Real Estate Agent make in Houston, TX?

Average base salary

$98,147
same
as national average

Most common benefits

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401(k)
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The average salary for a real estate agent is $98,147 per year in Houston, TX. 404 salaries reported, updated at June 28, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in Houston, TX

Years of experiencePer year
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Real Estate Agents in Houston, TX

  1. Brokerage House Realtors
    4.2star
    55 reviews22 salaries reported
    $158,744per year
  2. $138,538per year
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Highest paying cities for Real Estate Agents near Houston, TX

  1. Austin, TX
    $99,626 per year
    298 salaries reported
  2. Beaumont, TX
    $98,915 per year
    10 salaries reported
  3. Plano, TX
    $98,285 per year
    42 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $98,147 per year
    404 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $95,766 per year
    295 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $95,511 per year
    213 salaries reported
  1. El Paso, TX
    $93,237 per year
    33 salaries reported
  2. Arlington, TX
    $89,503 per year
    54 salaries reported
  3. Fort Worth, TX
    $89,082 per year
    92 salaries reported
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Where can a Real Estate Agent earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Real Estate Agents

Most recommended skill

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 $98,147 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20172increase by 2
20181decrease by 50.00%
201915increase by 1400.00%

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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
4 jobs4
2 jobs7
4 jobs8
970 jobs1,768
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Most common benefits for Real Estate Agents

  • 401(k)
  • 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
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Salary satisfaction

Based 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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How much do similar professions get paid in Houston, TX?

Sales Representative

6,943 job openings

Average $49,032 per year

Commercial Real Estate Agent

39 job openings

Average $73,601 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Real Estate Agent

How much does a real estate agent make a month?

Real estate agents make an average of $5,980 per month according to reported pay by Indeed users.

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How much money does a real estate agent make a year?

On average, real estate agents make $84,459 per year according to salaries reported by Indeed users.

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How do real estate agents get paid?

Many real estate agents receive a set salary with an additional commission. Some of them can remain steady and successful in their career by solely gaining a commission. This can vary depending on the company a real estate agent will work for. Real estate agents often receive a commission from the property they successfully help a client sell, purchase or rent.

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