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Real estate agent salary in New Jersey

How much does a Real Estate Agent make in New Jersey?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $94,872
Low $44,204
High $203,618
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a real estate agent is $94,872 per year in New Jersey. 1.2k salaries reported, updated at February 1, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in New Jersey

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 New Jersey

  1. Purplebricks USA
    31 reviews14 salaries reported
    $171,447per year
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Highest paying cities for Real Estate Agents near New Jersey

  1. Ocean City, NJ
    $111,634 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Morristown, NJ
    $109,734 per year
    49 salaries reported
  3. Jersey City, NJ
    $89,061 per year
    26 salaries reported
  1. Princeton, NJ
    $88,783 per year
    82 salaries reported
  2. Newark, NJ
    $88,529 per year
    33 salaries reported
  3. West Orange, NJ
    $76,468 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Morris Plains, NJ
    $73,596 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. East Orange, NJ
    $71,151 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Maplewood, NJ
    $67,161 per year
    5 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 $94,872 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 New Jersey?

Sales Representative

6,770 job openings

Average $75,761 per year

Commercial Real Estate Agent

22 job openings

Average $88,468 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Real Estate Agent

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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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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