Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other

All sales and related workers 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)
84,240 1.7 % $19.49 $40,540 0.9 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $9.36 $11.72 $15.98 $23.46 $33.35
Annual Wage (2) $19,470 $24,380 $33,240 $48,790 $69,380


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)
Other General Merchandise Stores 16,590 0.90 $15.28 $31,780
Grocery Stores 3,940 0.15 $15.56 $32,360
Department Stores 3,910 0.28 $16.93 $35,210
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses 3,210 0.95 $20.91 $43,490
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 3,000 0.51 $18.33 $38,130

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Vending Machine Operators 420 1.11 $16.79 $34,920
Other Support Services 2,940 0.99 $22.68 $47,180
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses 3,210 0.95 $20.91 $43,490
Other General Merchandise Stores 16,590 0.90 $15.28 $31,780
Farm Product Raw Material Merchant Wholesalers 570 0.75 $19.60 $40,770

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 290 0.07 $42.58 $88,560
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance 110 0.05 $35.60 $74,040
Other Information Services 180 0.08 $34.51 $71,780
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing (8) (8) $34.08 $70,880
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing 90 0.03 $32.44 $67,470


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 13,280 0.86 1.40 $20.98 $43,640
New Jersey 6,900 1.77 2.89 $26.20 $54,490
Texas 6,120 0.53 0.87 $17.81 $37,050
Florida 4,850 0.61 1.00 $18.04 $37,520
Minnesota 4,720 1.70 2.79 $20.22 $42,060



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)
Oregon 3,190 1.84 3.01 $18.18 $37,810
New Jersey 6,900 1.77 2.89 $26.20 $54,490
Minnesota 4,720 1.70 2.79 $20.22 $42,060
Colorado 3,960 1.62 2.65 $19.83 $41,240
New Hampshire 790 1.25 2.05 $19.35 $40,250



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Massachusetts 1,130 0.33 0.54 $26.38 $54,860
New Jersey 6,900 1.77 2.89 $26.20 $54,490
Nebraska 530 0.56 0.91 $25.47 $52,990
Delaware 160 0.38 0.62 $23.83 $49,560
Alaska 210 0.66 1.07 $23.16 $48,170




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-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,020 0.62 1.02 $24.65 $51,270
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 3,400 0.95 1.56 $17.42 $36,230
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,350 0.82 1.34 $18.51 $38,510
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,200 1.70 2.79 $21.63 $45,000
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 2,400 1.75 2.86 $22.48 $46,750
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 2,300 2.11 3.46 $19.23 $39,990
Newark, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division 2,280 1.98 3.24 $28.72 $59,730
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 1,570 1.02 1.68 $18.49 $38,450
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 1,500 1.11 1.82 $21.60 $44,930
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 1,480 0.51 0.83 $18.31 $38,080