Enter the total monthly rent and the commission percentage. The rental commission calculator will display the total rental commission earned.

## Rental Commission Formula

The following formula is used to calculate a rental commission.

RC = AR * C

- Where RC is the total rental commission ($)
- AR is the total annual rent of the unit
- C is the commission %

To calculate a rental commission, multiply the annual rent of the unit by the commission rate.

## Rental Commission Definition

A rental commission is defined as the total value earned from a real estate agent from the sale of a rental property.

How to calculate rental commission?

**Determine the annual rent**Multiply the monthly rent times 12.

**Determine the commission percent**1 months rent would be a 8.33% commission rate

**Calculate the rental commission**Use the formula or calculator above to calculate the rental commission.

## FAQ

**What is a rental commission?**

A rental commission is a percentage of the total rent of a unit paid to an agent that found the prospective tenants.

**What should the rental commission be?**

The rental commission rate often ranges from .5 months rent to 1.5 months rent on the high end.