Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other

All services sales representatives not listed separately.


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)
596,480 1.3 % $29.01 $60,340 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $12.19 $16.75 $24.34 $35.57 $51.58
Annual Wage (2) $25,360 $34,850 $50,630 $73,980 $107,280


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)
Wired Telecommunications Carriers 50,670 8.59 $29.58 $61,530
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 34,060 2.27 $38.52 $80,110
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 29,930 2.84 $35.01 $72,820
Employment Services 25,540 0.87 $26.80 $55,730
Services to Buildings and Dwellings 23,100 1.29 $21.88 $45,520

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite) 20,920 12.31 $28.25 $58,760
Other Telecommunications 10,580 9.21 $26.97 $56,100
Wired Telecommunications Carriers 50,670 8.59 $29.58 $61,530
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 1,810 7.38 $33.09 $68,830
Freight Transportation Arrangement 9,180 5.22 $32.76 $68,140

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 90 0.02 $49.30 $102,550
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing 40 0.01 $45.66 $94,970
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing 100 0.12 $45.62 $94,900
Scientific Research and Development Services 2,660 0.42 $42.40 $88,190
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas (8) (8) $41.12 $85,530


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 78,800 5.61 1.21 $32.44 $67,480
Florida 69,210 9.68 2.08 $25.71 $53,480
Texas 48,640 4.72 1.02 $27.09 $56,340
New York 36,680 4.35 0.94 $34.89 $72,560
New Jersey 28,280 7.50 1.61 $34.71 $72,200




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)
Florida 69,210 9.68 2.08 $25.71 $53,480
New Jersey 28,280 7.50 1.61 $34.71 $72,200
Utah 8,050 6.90 1.48 $23.99 $49,910
Colorado 13,290 6.10 1.31 $32.07 $66,700
Virginia 21,090 5.93 1.28 $31.47 $65,450




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Massachusetts 14,000 4.43 0.95 $35.89 $74,660
Connecticut 5,000 3.11 0.67 $35.31 $73,450
New York 36,680 4.35 0.94 $34.89 $72,560
New Jersey 28,280 7.50 1.61 $34.71 $72,200
California 78,800 5.61 1.21 $32.44 $67,480





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 29,890 5.91 1.27 $37.36 $77,710
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 22,030 5.76 1.24 $30.93 $64,340
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 19,300 5.39 1.16 $32.40 $67,390
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 14,020 6.07 1.30 $35.35 $73,530
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 13,310 5.22 1.12 $29.98 $62,360
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 13,230 6.47 1.39 $28.80 $59,910
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 11,170 8.05 1.73 $30.92 $64,320
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 11,160 11.46 2.47 $24.02 $49,950
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 11,040 6.45 1.39 $29.40 $61,150
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 10,240 9.32 2.00 $27.07 $56,310