Career Outlook for Real Estate Sales Agents

Also known as:  Agricultural Real Estate Agent, Apartment Rental Agent, Industrial Real Estate Agent, Land Sales Agent, Right of Way Agent
The overall job outlook for Real Estate Sales Agent careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 21.56 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 3.59 percent per year. Demand for Real Estate Sales Agents is expected to go up, with an expected 304,460 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 24.75 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Real Estate Sales Agents in the following states
Florida 21,240
Texas 15,040
New York 14,390
California 12,270
Virginia 10,210
Georgia 9,040
Pennsylvania 7,950
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Real Estate Sales Agents
Vermont 100
Alaska 120
Wyoming 180
Maine 230
South Dakota 240
Rhode Island 300
Puerto Rico 330