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Title Examiner, Abstractor, and Searcher Salary in Sector of Real Estate and Rental and Leasing

The salary statistics of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare title examiner, abstractor, and searcher salaries in different industries within the real estate and rental and leasing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,730
25th Percentile Wage
$40,310
50th Percentile Wage
$54,520
75th Percentile Wage
$67,290
90th Percentile Wage
$98,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) title examiners, abstractors, and searchers is $98,600. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $54,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid title examiners, abstractors, and searchers is $30,730.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,520
13.41% 16.64%
2016
$47,210
0.36% -
2015
$47,040
3.68% -
2014
$45,310
-4.19% -
2013
$47,210
3.73% -
2012
$45,450
- -

Compare Title Examiner, Abstractor, and Searcher Salary in Different Industries within the Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Sector

The average salaries of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in seven industries in the real estate and rental and leasing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for title examiner, abstractor, and searcher occupations is the lessors of real estate industry with an annual salary $55,400. The lowest paying industry is the rental and leasing services industry (annual salary $45,160). For detailed title examiner, abstractor, and searcher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Lessors of Real Estate
$55,400
Real Estate
$54,540
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works)
$51,590
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works)
$51,590
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers
$47,440
Activities Related to Real Estate
$47,010
Rental and Leasing Services
$45,160

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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