Salary is one factor that leads to overall satisfaction in a career.

After graduation, real estate graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $193,724, while the bottom 20% make closer to $72,080. The median grad salary is $118,168.

Real Estate graduate salaries over time

The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in real estate is $59,439, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $126,031.

This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:

Wage ($USD)

Wage Range Median Wage

Years of work experience

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