How much does an Insurance Agent make in the United States? The average Insurance Agent salary in the United States is $54,796 as of August 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $50,045 and $61,812. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Insurance Agent Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Insurance Agent Salary $45,720 US August 27, 2023
25th Percentile Insurance Agent Salary $50,045 US August 27, 2023
50th Percentile Insurance Agent Salary $54,796 US August 27, 2023
75th Percentile Insurance Agent Salary $61,812 US August 27, 2023
90th Percentile Insurance Agent Salary $68,200 US August 27, 2023
25% $50,045 10% $45,720 90% $68,200 75% $61,812 $54,796 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Insurance Agent

Insurance Agent sells insurance to new and current clients. May require an associate's degree with at least 2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Being an Insurance Agent is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Additionally, Insurance Agent performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A degree of creativity and latitude is expected. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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