Insurance Broker Salary in Houston, Texas

How much does an Insurance Broker make in Houston, TX? The average Insurance Broker salary in Houston, TX is $86,197 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $74,506 and $105,323. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

About Houston, Texas    Houston is located 165 miles (266 km) east of Austin, 88 miles (142 km) west of the Louisiana border, and 250 miles (400 km) south of Dallas. The city....More

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Job Description

Develops and markets customer business to different insurance carriers to obtain quotes based on an evaluation and analysis of the customer's insurance needs and requirements. Assesses and negotiates quotes from different carriers based on exposure, risk, and financing. Develops recommendations to advises customers on the best options that will meet their needs and to place and retain the business. Requires knowledge of complex insurance products and a variety of lines such as commercial property & casualty, employee benefits, and others. Requires a bachelor's degree. Requires insurance licensing. May also require professional credentials such as CPCU (Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter), CIC (Certified Insurance Counselor), or ARM (Associate in Risk Management). Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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74506
105323
86197

Average Total Cash Compensation

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77219
112647
90545
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Insurance Broker in Houston, TX. The base salary for Insurance Broker ranges from $74,506 to $105,323 with the average base salary of $86,197. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $77,219 to $112,647 with the average total cash compensation of $90,545.
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    Insurance Broker Trainee

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Insurance Broker

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Insurance Senior Broker

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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