Highest Paying Industries for Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents

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Industry nameHourly wageAnnual salary
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries49.78103550
Motion Picture and Video Industries49.78103550
Pipeline Transportation44.1291770
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas43.6990880
Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation43.189650
Nondepository Credit Intermediation42.9789390
Legal Services42.6288660
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages41.9387220
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations40.3984010
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)39.1181350
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations39.1181350
Transportation and Warehousing39.0781260
Oil and Gas Extraction38.780500
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries38.5180100
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities38.3179690
Mining38.279450
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation38.0579150
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries38.0579150
Federal Executive Branch37.578000
Federal government, including the US Postal Service37.578000
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution37.3977780
Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles37.3477660
Other Investment Pools and Funds37.3277630
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation37.1477260
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services37.0277000
Utilities36.2875460
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services36.0274920
Finance and Insurance35.9574790
Support Activities for Mining35.0572910
Rail Transportation34.7472250
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities34.6772100
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools (including private, state, and local government schools)34.6272000
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works)34.5771910
Management of Companies and Enterprises34.271140
Natural Gas Distribution33.7770250
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services33.6369940
Educational Services (including private, state, and local government schools)33.4469560
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities33.3769410
Educational Services, State government owned33.3669390
Colleges, universities, and professional schools, State government owned33.3669390
Engineering Services32.8668360
Computer Systems Design and Related Services32.6267850
Other Financial Investment Activities32.5867770
Federal, State, and Local Government32.0366630
Federal, State, and Local Government, excluding state and local schools and hospitals, and the US Postal Service32.0366630
Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospitals, and the US Postal Service32.0366620
Retail Trade31.8366210
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services31.8366210
Other Support Services31.5365580
Construction of Buildings31.164690
Residential Building Construction30.8464150
Construction30.6363720
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers30.5563540
Social Advocacy Organizations29.7861940
Depository Credit Intermediation29.6961740
Land Subdivision29.3361000
Grantmaking and Giving Services29.3260990
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction29.2860910
All industries29.0660440
All industries, private ownership only28.9660240
Local government, including schools and hospitals28.3859030
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals28.3759020
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing28.3458960
Real Estate28.3458960
State government, including schools and hospitals27.3656900
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals27.1756520
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction26.6555430
Activities Related to Real Estate26.6355400
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities26.6255370
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly26.3654820
Utility System Construction26.3354770
Traveler Accommodation25.3452700
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services25.0952190
Insurance Carriers24.9151810
Lessors of Real Estate24.8951770
Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers24.7551480
Health Care and Social Assistance (including private, state, and local government hospitals)24.6351230
Social Assistance23.749290
Sector 56- Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services23.4348740
Administrative and Support Services23.4348740
Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services22.4446670
Accommodation21.7545250
Accommodation and Food Services21.7245180
Individual and Family Services19.7641100
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services16.2733850
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities14.9731130

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