Travel Agent Salary in the US

$40,900
per year
per month
$3,410
per month
per year
Bonus
$1,700/year
Commission
$4,200/year
Profit Sharing
$1,380/year
Bonus
$140/month
Commission
$350/month
Profit Sharing
$120/month

Travel Agent - Average Salary

The average salary for a Travel Agent is $40,900 per year ($3,410 per month), which is $12,590 (-24%) lower than the average salary in the US.
A Travel Agent can expect an average starting salary of $27,200. The highest salaries can exceed $61,200.
$27,200
Low
$40,900
Average salary
$61,200
High
$2,270
Low
$3,410
Average salary
$5,100
High
Total pay includes salary, bonus, commission and profit sharing.
$0
$61,600
$123,150
Salary$27,200 - 61,200
Bonus$400 - 10,200
Commission$0 - 16,750
Profit Sharing$0 - 35,000
Total Pay$27,600 - 123,150
$0
$5,140
$10,270
Salary$2,270 - 5,100
Bonus$30 - 850
Commission$0 - 1,400
Profit Sharing$0 - 2,920
Total Pay$2,300 - 10,270

Travel Agent Salary Range

Low
$27,200
Average salary
$40,900
Experienced
$51,260
High
$61,200
Low
$2,270
Average salary
$3,410
Experienced
$4,270
High
$5,100
Among Travel Agents in the US, Entry-Level Travel Agents, Home Based Travel Agents and Part Time Travel Agents tend to have the lowest salaries, while Corporate Travel Agents, International Travel Agents or Luxury Travel Agents enjoy the highest salaries.

Travel Agent - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Luxury Travel Agent$56K/year
+38% 
Corporate Travel Agent$51K/year
+24% 
International Travel Agent$47K/year
+16% 
Disney Travel Agent$47K/year
+14% 
Independent Travel Agent$45K/year
+9% 
Home Based Travel Agent$39K/year
 -4%
Part Time Travel Agent$26K/year
 -36%

Travel Agent - Pay by Experience Level in the United States

Travel Agents with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average starting salary of $29,450 per year. A mid career Travel Agent with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of $36,100, while an experienced Travel Agent with 10-20 years of experience makes on average $51,260. Travel Agents with more than 20 years of experience earn $58,870 per year on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Travel Agent

Late Career▲ +44%
Experienced▲ +25%
Average Salary$40,900/year
Mid Career▼ -12%
Junior▼ -28%

Gender Breakdown

Female
76%
Male
24%

Travel Agent - Related Salaries

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Travel Agent jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months and on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS.gov).
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