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Real estate agent salary in Massachusetts

How much does a Real Estate Agent make in Massachusetts?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $83,095
Low $39,800
High $173,485
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a real estate agent is $83,095 per year in Massachusetts. 2.1k salaries reported, updated at December 5, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Massachusetts

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 Massachusetts

  1. Cameron Real Estate Group
    19 reviews13 salaries reported
    $113,074per year
  2. $97,368per year
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Highest paying cities for Real Estate Agents near Massachusetts

  1. Wakefield, MA
    $112,138 per year
    24 salaries reported
  2. Brighton, MA
    $95,586 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Springfield, MA
    $93,174 per year
    24 salaries reported
  1. Boston, MA
    $91,768 per year
    313 salaries reported
  2. Worcester, MA
    $89,031 per year
    44 salaries reported
  3. Plymouth, MA
    $81,180 per year
    25 salaries reported
  1. Newton, MA
    $77,727 per year
    85 salaries reported
  2. Quincy, MA
    $75,747 per year
    119 salaries reported
  3. Cambridge, MA
    $73,867 per year
    111 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 Analysis(earn +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 $83,095 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%

Top companies hiring Real Estate Agents with the recommended skill

Popular Properties Realty, Inc.
Keller Williams Realty
Boston Pads
Centre Realty Group
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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 Massachusetts?

Sales Representative

Job openings

Average $74,080 per year

Outside Sales Representative

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Average $78,609 per year

Customer Service Representative

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Average $19.56 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Real Estate Agent

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.

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Who is the highest-paid real estate agent?

Real estate agents in high cost of living cities such as New York and San Francisco tend to be the highest earners.

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Do real estate agents get hourly pay?

No, real estate agents typically get paid commission after they help a client buy or sell property.

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