How Much do Insurance Agents Make in Missouri?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, insurance agents in Missouri earn an average of $59,800 a year, equivalent to $28.75 an hour.

This is 12% less than insurance agents nationwide, but it is 25% more than the typical Missouri worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Missouri Insurance Agent Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $56.24 $116,990
75th $31.64 $65,820
50th $22.18 $46,120
25th $15.04 $31,280
10th $11.34 $23,580
Missouri Insurance Agents Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Cape Girardeau $28.64 $59,560
Columbia $31.55 $65,620
Jefferson City $23.49 $48,860
Joplin $23.59 $49,060
Kansas City $28.81 $59,920
Springfield $31.49 $65,490
St. Joseph $26.84 $55,830
St. Louis $31.04 $64,570
Missouri Insurance Agent Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $28.75 $59,800
2018 $28.57 $59,420
2017 $27.53 $57,260
2016 $30.43 $63,280
2015 $29.71 $61,790
2014 $29.18 $60,700
2013 $27.70 $57,610
2012 $29.15 $60,640
2011 $29.18 $60,690