Business Broker Salary in the United States

How much does a Business Broker make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Business Broker in the United States is $27 as of June 27, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $23 and $31. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Business Broker?

Business brokers, also called business transfer agents, or intermediaries, assist buyers and sellers of privately held businesses in the buying and selling process. They typically estimate the value of the business; advertise it for sale with or without disclosing its identity; handle the initial potential buyer interviews, discussions, and negotiations with prospective buyers; facilitate the progress of the due diligence investigation and generally assist with the business sale. Agency relationships in business ownership transactions involve the representation by a business broker (on behalf...

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Business Broker in the United States. The average hourly rate for Business Broker ranges from $23 to $31 with the average hourly pay of $27. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $24 to $36 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $28.

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