Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

41-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of sales workers other than retail sales workers. May perform duties, such as budgeting, accounting, and personnel work, in addition to supervisory duties.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
235,630 0.7 % $39.62 $82,400 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $17.85 $24.22 $33.91 $48.28 $68.98
Annual Wage (2) $37,120 $50,370 $70,520 $100,410 $143,480


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers 14,220 1.70 $44.31 $92,160
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 12,400 2.01 $39.36 $81,880
Depository Credit Intermediation 10,640 0.62 $30.90 $64,280
Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers 9,080 1.27 $38.03 $79,110
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 8,370 1.37 $47.88 $99,600

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Beer, Wine, and Distilled Alcoholic Beverage Merchant Wholesalers 6,160 3.75 $35.62 $74,080
Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services 5,100 2.70 $31.57 $65,670
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 5,570 2.53 $37.76 $78,550
Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 6,680 2.14 $43.32 $90,100
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite) 3,510 2.07 $38.67 $80,440

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Sound Recording Industries 70 0.43 $58.49 $121,650
Grantmaking and Giving Services 170 0.14 $57.80 $120,220
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 4,700 1.02 $57.37 $119,320
Other Financial Investment Activities 1,530 0.45 $56.86 $118,280
Other Schools and Instruction (8) (8) $55.99 $116,470


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 23,830 1.70 0.92 $37.88 $78,780
Texas 23,610 2.29 1.25 $38.61 $80,300
Florida 17,850 2.50 1.36 $44.30 $92,140
New York 16,450 1.95 1.06 $55.24 $114,910
North Carolina 10,480 2.75 1.50 $38.30 $79,660




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Nebraska 2,530 2.79 1.52 $38.84 $80,780
North Carolina 10,480 2.75 1.50 $38.30 $79,660
New Hampshire 1,610 2.66 1.45 $44.76 $93,090
Florida 17,850 2.50 1.36 $44.30 $92,140
Washington 6,330 2.33 1.27 $36.55 $76,030




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 16,450 1.95 1.06 $55.24 $114,910
Pennsylvania 8,380 1.51 0.82 $50.51 $105,050
Rhode Island 840 1.87 1.02 $46.20 $96,100
Massachusetts 6,350 2.01 1.10 $45.80 $95,260
Virginia 6,000 1.69 0.92 $44.87 $93,320





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 12,140 2.40 1.31 $58.54 $121,760
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 6,640 1.74 0.95 $35.92 $74,710
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 6,430 3.14 1.71 $42.95 $89,340
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 6,280 2.46 1.34 $38.16 $79,380
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 4,920 1.37 0.75 $39.11 $81,350
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 4,560 2.66 1.45 $41.01 $85,300
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 4,120 1.85 1.01 $37.20 $77,380
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 3,830 2.29 1.24 $49.01 $101,940
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 3,820 2.79 1.52 $40.06 $83,320
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 3,500 1.93 1.05 $55.17 $114,760