How Much do Insurance Agents Make in Michigan?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, insurance agents in Michigan earn an average of $68,840 a year, equivalent to $33.10 an hour.

This is 2% more than insurance agents nationwide and 36% more than the typical Michigan worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Michigan Insurance Agent Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $60.43 $125,700
75th $38.80 $80,700
50th $24.88 $51,750
25th $18.04 $37,530
10th $14.30 $29,750
Michigan Insurance Agents Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Ann Arbor $31.27 $65,050
Battle Creek $25.04 $52,080
Bay City $19.39 $40,320
Benton Harbor $29.44 $61,230
Detroit $35.20 $73,210
Flint $35.70 $74,250
Grand Rapids $34.00 $70,710
Jackson $27.93 $58,090
Kalamazoo $36.74 $76,420
Lansing $32.46 $67,520
Midland $30.95 $64,380
Monroe $33.68 $70,060
Muskegon $29.37 $61,090
Saginaw $38.62 $80,340
Michigan Insurance Agent Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $33.10 $68,840
2018 $32.17 $66,910
2017 $31.61 $65,760
2016 $30.46 $63,360
2015 $29.01 $60,340
2014 $26.79 $55,720
2013 $26.70 $55,530
2012 $26.51 $55,140
2011 $27.19 $56,560