How Much do Insurance Agents Make in West Virginia?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, insurance agents in West Virginia earn an average of $50,530 a year, equivalent to $24.29 an hour.

This is 25% less than insurance agents nationwide, but it is 16% more than the typical West Virginia worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
West Virginia Insurance Agent Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $46.15 $95,990
75th $27.37 $56,930
50th $17.99 $37,420
25th $14.16 $29,460
10th $11.17 $23,230
West Virginia Insurance Agents Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Beckley $17.26 $35,900
Charleston $34.59 $71,950
Huntington $20.99 $43,650
Morgantown $17.14 $35,650
Parkersburg $26.24 $54,570
Wheeling $23.71 $49,310
West Virginia Insurance Agent Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $24.29 $50,530
2018 $25.11 $52,240
2017 $22.69 $47,200
2016 $23.33 $48,520
2015 $24.29 $50,530
2014 $23.37 $48,620
2013 $21.15 $44,000
2012 $21.61 $44,950
2011 $22.09 $45,940