Real Estate Agent

Jackie Reyes

Career Details:

Duties : Rent, buy, or sell property for clients. Study property listings, interview clients, accompany clients, discuss sale, draw up contracts.

Working Schedule: Anywhere between 50-70 hours a week. Plus, immediate and necessary outside events.

Salary: Median expected salary is $37,549

Education Needed:

Bachelors Degree
four-year

Certificates
two- three years of past experience

Under-Graduate Degree
high school education, at the least

Skills Required and Job Outlook

Skills: You would need to be able to interact with others. You need to be trustworthy, a good citizen, and good drive/ promotion for success.


Outlook: Employment of real estate agents is expected to grow 14 percent during the 2008-18 decade, faster than average for all occupations. However, job growth will be somewhat limited by the increasing use of the Internet, which is improving the productivity of agents and brokers, and transforming the way they do business.

Related Jobs:

  • Brokers
  • Assessors
  • Sales Workers
  • License Examiners and Inspectors
  • Sale Representatives

My Resources:

  1. careerplanner.com
  2. city-data.com
  3. salary.com
  4. allthingspolitical.com
  5. chron.com