Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2012

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)
672,080 0.8 % $29.22 $60,770 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $12.06 $16.60 $24.45 $36.12 $52.44
Annual Wage (2) $25,090 $34,520 $50,850 $75,130 $109,070


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 50,810 8.78 $29.16 $60,660
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 41,510 2.60 $38.23 $79,520
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 35,380 3.22 $35.04 $72,870
Services to Buildings and Dwellings 24,920 1.35 $22.74 $47,300
Employment Services 23,430 0.75 $27.75 $57,720

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) 22,470 13.72 $27.78 $57,780
Other Telecommunications 11,130 10.43 $27.89 $58,010
Wired Telecommunications Carriers 50,810 8.78 $29.16 $60,660
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 1,900 7.91 $31.12 $64,730
Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services 11,100 5.76 $24.24 $50,430

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing 110 0.12 $50.94 $105,960
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas 100 0.36 $49.59 $103,150
Apparel, Piece Goods, and Notions Merchant Wholesalers (8) (8) $47.85 $99,530
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 100 0.02 $46.91 $97,560
Inland Water Transportation 90 0.35 $44.65 $92,880


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 90,310 6.31 1.22 $32.55 $67,710
Texas 63,460 6.00 1.16 $26.82 $55,780
Florida 63,260 8.70 1.69 $26.15 $54,390
New York 43,560 5.10 0.99 $35.84 $74,550
New Jersey 30,180 7.95 1.54 $34.78 $72,350




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 63,260 8.70 1.69 $26.15 $54,390
New Jersey 30,180 7.95 1.54 $34.78 $72,350
Utah 9,120 7.59 1.47 $24.10 $50,130
Arizona 15,900 6.58 1.28 $26.08 $54,240
Colorado 14,350 6.44 1.25 $31.50 $65,520




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Massachusetts 14,520 4.53 0.88 $36.69 $76,310
New York 43,560 5.10 0.99 $35.84 $74,550
Connecticut 6,820 4.21 0.82 $35.83 $74,530
New Jersey 30,180 7.95 1.54 $34.78 $72,350
Maryland 13,050 5.20 1.01 $33.74 $70,180





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 34,650 6.72 1.30 $38.54 $80,170
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 23,770 6.14 1.19 $30.60 $63,660
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 21,450 5.89 1.14 $31.46 $65,450
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 16,920 6.41 1.24 $28.11 $58,470
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 16,560 7.90 1.53 $29.97 $62,350
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 14,590 6.23 1.21 $36.56 $76,040
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 13,570 7.84 1.52 $26.87 $55,900
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 12,400 5.48 1.06 $28.09 $58,420
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 11,860 6.78 1.31 $29.90 $62,200
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 11,840 8.39 1.63 $31.46 $65,430