This agreement makes few assumptions about the arrangements giving rise to the commission payment obligation. It may be used, for instance, in relation to commission payments that arise out of the referral of a new customer. You can pay (or get paid) a lot of different ways: by the hour, on salary, or on commission. If someone's pay is based in whole or in part on commission, they should sign a Commission Agreement before their first day. Rocket Lawyer provides information and software only. Rocket Lawyer is not a "lawyer referral service" and does not provide legal advice or participate in any legal representation. This Agreement outlines the employment terms and compensation so both employer and employee know what to expect going forward. The Agreement is helpful for both employer and employee as it outlines the details of the work relationship. Terms include a definition of the expected employment, and commission percentages and salary, if applicable. More than just a template, our step-by-step interview process makes it easy to create a Commission Agreement. Save, sign, print, and download your document when you are done.