How Much do Insurance Agents Make in Washington?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, insurance agents in Washington earn an average of $67,940 a year, equivalent to $32.66 an hour.

This is almost exactly the same as insurance agents nationwide, but it is 10% more than the typical Washington worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Washington Insurance Agent Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $56.03 $116,540
75th $38.54 $80,160
50th $26.62 $55,380
25th $20.24 $42,100
10th $15.96 $33,190
Washington Insurance Agents Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Bellingham $30.70 $63,860
Bremerton $28.83 $59,960
Kennewick $26.49 $55,100
Longview $25.00 $52,000
Mount Vernon $29.80 $61,990
Olympia $32.49 $67,570
Seattle $34.89 $72,560
Spokane $28.41 $59,080
Wenatchee $27.19 $56,550
Yakima $31.79 $66,130
Washington Insurance Agent Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $32.66 $67,940
2018 $29.77 $61,930
2017 $28.36 $58,990
2016 $29.33 $61,020
2015 $28.36 $58,980
2014 $26.34 $54,780
2013 $25.07 $52,150
2012 $25.84 $53,750
2011 $26.30 $54,710