Travel agents are most often employed by the Travel arrangements & reservation services industry. The average yearly wage for Travel agents was $45,705 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Travel agents by wage are Wholesale & retail buyers, except farm products, Human resources assistants, except payroll & timekeeping, and Fishing and hunting workers.
Travel agents are part of the Sales & related occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of retail sales workers, Firstline supervisors of nonretail sales workers, Cashiers, Counter & rental clerks, Parts salespersons, and 13 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Travel agents are Spring Valley & Summerlin South PUMA, NV, Stratford, Shelton, Trumbull, Newtown & Monroe Towns PUMA, CT, and Arcadia, San Gabriel & Temple City Cities PUMA, CA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Travel agents are Snoqualmie City, Cottage Lake, Union Hill & Novelty Hill PUMA, WA, Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL, and Scottsdale City (Southwest) & Paradise Valley Town PUMA, AZ.