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

How much does a Talent Agent make in California?

Average Talent Agent Hourly Wage in California

Talent Agents earn a median hourly wage of $35.62.

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

Average Talent Agent Yearly Salary in California

Talent Agents earn a median salary of $74,090 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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How to Become a Talent Agent

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Talent Agent Earnings by Seniority

Experienced Talent Agent Earnings

Experienced Talent Agents in California earn:

$35.62
an hour
$74,090
per year
Junior Talent Agent Earnings

Junior Talent Agents in California earn:

$17.82
an hour
$37,060
per year
Starting Talent Agent Earnings

Starting Talent Agents in California earn:

$11.89
an hour
$24,740
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Talent Agent salary comparison

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

Filmmaker Salary in California $93k
Film and Video Editor Salary in California $88k
Court Reporter Salary in California $86k
Talent Agent Salary $85k
Television Writer Salary in California $73k
News Anchor Salary in California $73k
Camera Operator Salary in California $59k
Announcer Salary in California $42k
Model Maker Salary in California $38k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary in California $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Talent Agents in California

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

    Would you make a good talent agent? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  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
  3. Get Hired
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