& Assessors of Real Estate
What Appraisers and Assessors Do
Appraisers and assessors of real estate provide an estimate of the value of land and the buildings on the land usually before it is sold, mortgaged, taxed, insured, or developed. They often spend a large part of their day visiting properties.
How to Become an Appraiser or Assessor of Real Estate
Most appraisers and assessors must be licensed or certified, but requirements vary widely. To obtain a certification, appraisers of residential or commercial property usually must have at least a bachelor's degree.
Pay - Job Outlook
The median annual wage for appraisers and assessors of real estate was $51,860 in May 2015. Employment of appraisers and assessors of real estate is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014 to 2024.
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