How Do Travel Agents Make Commission?

Oct 15, 2020 | Abundance, Aspiring travel agents, Launch a travel business, Travel Business

If you’re beginning a travel business, you are probably super excited about the amazing perks that come with the territory – fantasy trips ✈️ to exotic locations (for research purposes, of course), being your own boss, living the “laptop life,” working on the beach 🏖️ instead of in some stuffy old office… It’s a dream job!  And not only that, you get paid a travel agent commission!  🤑 

Right?  

But wait, who does the paying?  And how much do they pay?  And what can you do to get MORE of a travel agent commission?  🤔

These are questions I get A LOT, so I made a video 📽️ that breaks it down for you.  Take a look at the video and see what options there are for getting paid a travel agent commission for the amazing and vital services you provide.  

Of course, you know how WE do it at Careers on Vacation.  We’re not just about the travel hobbyist who books the occasional trip here and there (though there’s nothing wrong with that if that’s your thing).  We specialize in teaching people how to build 💲 six-figure-plus 💲 travel businesses and helping them achieve the abundance they’ve been dreaming of.  

My Careers on Vacation Mastermind is the ultimate tool for travel professionals and travel agency owners.  It gives you the answers, support, and tools you need to create successful, profitable travel businesses that you could run from anywhere – even while traveling yourself! 

If you’re ready to kick your dreams of owning a travel business into high gear, then I encourage you to consider the Careers on Vacation Mastermind.  You can apply by clicking the button below.

careersonvacation.com/readynow

You are in for an exciting adventure as you begin building your profitable, portable travel business.  I know you want to live your life doing what you love and getting paid for it.  I’d love to help you do just that. 

Pin for later!

How-Do-Travel-Agents-Make-Commission-

   

Explore the Wanderlust Campus blog, where you’ll find an abundance of travel agent resources to start generating serious momentum in your travel business.

Explore by category

Abundance

Travel Business

Marketing

Sales

Service

Operations

Masterclass: Put your love of travel to work for you

Read the Latest Posts

How To Close More Sales As A Travel Agent

How To Close More Sales As A Travel Agent

From setting clear goals and reshaping your sales beliefs to positioning yourself as a travel expert and incorporating video proposals, we've curated essential insights to elevate your travel business. Let's turn your passion for travel into a thriving,...

3 Travel Agent Branding Tips for Attracting Your Ideal Client

3 Travel Agent Branding Tips for Attracting Your Ideal Client

These practical strategies will help you elevate your travel agency’s branding so you can attract more of your ideal clients.   Hey, fellow travel enthusiasts! Today, we’re diving into a crucial aspect of your travel business—branding. Whether you're just...

Can You Be a Travel Agent Without a Host Agency?

Can You Be a Travel Agent Without a Host Agency?

Can you be a successful travel agent without a host agency? We're sharing insights into the pros and cons of being independent, as well as the benefits of taking a hybrid approach.   Originally published October 2022; updated February 2024 Hey there, travel...

Grab the free toolkit: Top 10 Tools for Travel Agents

So many travel agents struggle to grow their businesses because they don’t have the right tools in their toolbox. 🙁

That’s why we put together Cyndi’s Top 10 Tools for Travel Agents – to give you the tools you need to grow your client base and business!

Inside, you’ll find:

💰 Valuable marketing content
👀 Helpful YouTube videos
🎨 Design resources
🎧 Podcast episodes
💸 Discounts and coupons
⭐ …and SO much additional gold to help you grow your business!

You’re going to love it!

JOIN THE FREE MASTERCLASS

Wondering if becoming a travel agent is right for you? 

Our travel agent trainings and certifications have helped thousands of people successfully transition into making travel their new way of life. Grab a spot in our masterclass and learn the simple systems our clients use to create wildly successful travel businesses in record time.