Hot Careers in Canada

Insurance & Real Estate Sales Occupations

If you love working with people and are great at problem solving, then a career in insurance and real estate sales may be right for you.

Career Estimated Entry-Level Salary Average Annual Salary (2010-2011)
Securities Agents, Investment Dealers and Brokers $26,340 $162,549
Real Estate Agents $24,112 $67,027
Buyers $36,208 $41,704


Working Environment

Many sales agents do work in office environments, although some may spend much of their time travelling to meet with clients.

Certification and Advancement

Certificates, diplomas, and degrees in general business or with specialization in Marketing and Finance as well as a licensing exam will be required.

Career Outlook

Many opportunities will open due to retiring professionals.