Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2012

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)
243,420 0.7 % $39.58 $82,320 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $17.54 $23.89 $33.68 $48.15 $69.50
Annual Wage (2) $36,480 $49,680 $70,060 $100,140 $144,550


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 14,670 1.71 $45.27 $94,150
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 11,570 1.82 $39.78 $82,740
Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers 8,780 1.22 $37.92 $78,870
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 8,370 1.35 $45.80 $95,260
Business Support Services 7,960 0.96 $26.65 $55,440

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 6,520 3.83 $36.49 $75,910
Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services 5,230 2.71 $32.16 $66,900
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 5,650 2.54 $37.00 $76,970
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite) 3,960 2.42 $38.17 $79,390
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers 6,830 2.18 $41.84 $87,020

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 5,310 1.17 $63.75 $132,600
Other Financial Investment Activities 1,680 0.47 $62.81 $130,650
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas 40 0.16 $62.16 $129,300
Securities and Commodity Exchanges 70 1.02 $59.93 $124,660
Scientific Research and Development Services 700 0.11 $57.93 $120,500


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 25,060 1.75 0.94 $36.90 $76,750
Texas 24,640 2.33 1.25 $38.74 $80,570
New York 18,790 2.20 1.18 $57.86 $120,340
Florida 18,720 2.57 1.38 $41.40 $86,110
North Carolina 11,230 2.90 1.55 $40.57 $84,380




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)
North Carolina 11,230 2.90 1.55 $40.57 $84,380
Nebraska 2,430 2.66 1.42 $37.33 $77,650
Florida 18,720 2.57 1.38 $41.40 $86,110
Texas 24,640 2.33 1.25 $38.74 $80,570
New Hampshire 1,390 2.26 1.21 $44.79 $93,160




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 18,790 2.20 1.18 $57.86 $120,340
Rhode Island 990 2.19 1.17 $52.81 $109,850
Pennsylvania 9,470 1.69 0.91 $50.58 $105,200
New Hampshire 1,390 2.26 1.21 $44.79 $93,160
Connecticut 3,010 1.86 0.99 $44.42 $92,400





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 14,250 2.76 1.48 $60.27 $125,370
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 6,830 2.58 1.38 $42.53 $88,460
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 6,790 1.75 0.94 $34.21 $71,170
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 6,230 2.97 1.59 $40.14 $83,500
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 5,050 1.39 0.74 $37.60 $78,210
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 4,060 1.79 0.96 $37.22 $77,430
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,970 2.27 1.21 $38.76 $80,610
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 3,830 2.21 1.19 $28.71 $59,720
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 3,820 2.10 1.12 $56.17 $116,840
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 3,720 2.64 1.41 $39.50 $82,150