How Much do Insurance Agents Make in Kentucky?

Do insurance agents in Kentucky make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Kentucky insurance agents?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, insurance agents in Kentucky earn an average of $55,930 a year, equivalent to $26.89 an hour.

This is 17% less than insurance agents nationwide, but it is 27% more than the typical Kentucky worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Kentucky Insurance Agent Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $47.19 $98,150
75th $30.70 $63,850
50th $20.93 $43,540
25th $15.39 $32,020
10th $12.57 $26,150
Kentucky Insurance Agents Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Bowling Green $24.94 $51,880
Elizabeth $20.87 $43,400
Lexington $30.31 $63,050
Louisville $27.60 $57,400
Owensboro $25.42 $52,870
Kentucky Insurance Agent Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $26.89 $55,930
2018 $26.83 $55,800
2017 $25.66 $53,370
2016 $25.29 $52,610
2015 $26.45 $55,010
2014 $28.48 $59,230
2013 $31.36 $65,220
2012 $32.09 $66,750
2011 $33.92 $70,560