$62k $62k
19k 19k
2.5% 2.5%
3.9/5 3.9/5
Bachelors Bachelors

How much does a Talent Agent make in the United States?

Average Talent Agent Hourly Wage in the United States

Talent Agents earn a median hourly wage of $30.26.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Talent Agent Yearly Salary in the United States

Talent Agents earn a median salary of $62,940 per year.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Salary Satisfaction

2.8
SCORE
45
RATINGS
Talent Agents average a score of 2.8 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Talent Agents in the 23th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Talent Agent Earnings by Seniority

Senior Talent Agent Earnings

Senior Talent Agents in the United States earn:

$53.54
an hour
$111,370
per year
Experienced Talent Agent Earnings

Experienced Talent Agents in the United States earn:

$30.26
an hour
$62,940
per year
Junior Talent Agent Earnings

Junior Talent Agents in the United States earn:

$19.27
an hour
$40,080
per year
Starting Talent Agent Earnings

Starting Talent Agents in the United States earn:

$13.49
an hour
$28,060
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Talent Agent salary comparison

Talent Agents earn more than 54% percent of Film & Television careers. Talent Agent salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in the United States.

Filmmaker Salary $69k
News Anchor Salary $65k
Talent Agent Salary $64k
Film and Video Editor Salary $61k
Television Writer Salary $60k
Court Reporter Salary $49k
Camera Operator Salary $49k
Model Maker Salary $33k
Announcer Salary $30k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary $21k
Source:

Historical salary for Talent Agents in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Talent Agent salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Talent Agent Salary in California $35.62 $74,090 # 1
Talent Agent Salary in District of Columbia $35.69 $74,230 # 2
Talent Agent Salary in New York $32.35 $67,290 # 3
Talent Agent Salary in Massachusetts $41.03 $85,330 # 4
Talent Agent Salary in Illinois $32.83 $68,280 # 5
Talent Agent Salary in Minnesota $27.74 $57,700 # 6
Talent Agent Salary in Texas $28.60 $59,480 # 7
Talent Agent Salary in Ohio $31.96 $66,470 # 8
Talent Agent Salary in Virginia $22.83 $47,490 # 9
Talent Agent Salary in Louisiana $34.24 $71,230 # 10
Talent Agent Salary in Arizona $34.18 $71,090 # 11
Talent Agent Salary in North Carolina $26.27 $54,640 # 12
Talent Agent Salary in New Jersey $27.29 $56,750 # 13
Talent Agent Salary in Georgia $27.80 $57,820 # 14
Talent Agent Salary in New Mexico $32.52 $67,640 # 15
Talent Agent Salary in Florida $25.81 $53,690 # 16
Talent Agent Salary in Michigan $27.53 $57,250 # 17
Talent Agent Salary in Maryland $14.82 $30,830 # 18
Talent Agent Salary in Tennessee $26.60 $55,340 # 19
Talent Agent Salary in Pennsylvania $24.53 $51,030 # 20
Talent Agent Salary in Kansas $20.52 $42,680 # 21
Talent Agent Salary in Indiana $22.60 $47,010 # 22
Talent Agent Salary in Oklahoma $26.03 $54,140 # 23
Talent Agent Salary in Washington $17.46 $36,320 # 24
Talent Agent Salary in Utah $24.91 $51,820 # 25
Talent Agent Salary in Missouri $16.99 $35,330 # 26
Talent Agent Salary in South Carolina $18.48 $38,430 # 27
Talent Agent Salary in Oregon $14.64 $30,440 # 28
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Should I be a Talent Agent?

Think you might be interested in becoming a Talent Agent? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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  2. Get the Education

    • George Washington University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Georgetown University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Johns Hopkins University | Baltimore, MD
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
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