Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

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)
88,830 1.6 % $18.29 $38,050 0.9 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $8.97 $10.82 $14.50 $22.18 $31.84
Annual Wage (2) $18,660 $22,510 $30,160 $46,140 $66,230


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 17,360 0.97 $11.79 $24,530
Department Stores 5,360 0.38 $14.04 $29,210
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 3,640 0.62 $17.63 $36,660
Depository Credit Intermediation 3,240 0.19 $20.33 $42,280
Grocery Stores 3,200 0.12 $13.15 $27,360

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 360 0.98 $17.78 $36,980
Other General Merchandise Stores 17,360 0.97 $11.79 $24,530
Other Support Services 2,660 0.90 $20.06 $41,730
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses 2,460 0.77 $20.35 $42,340
Farm Product Raw Material Merchant Wholesalers 580 0.76 $20.89 $43,450

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 (8) (8) $38.07 $79,180
Natural Gas Distribution 30 0.03 $37.27 $77,510
Postal Service 190 0.03 $33.49 $69,660
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 40 0.17 $33.00 $68,630
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services 130 0.01 $31.43 $65,360


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 14,080 0.93 1.42 $19.97 $41,550
New Jersey 6,700 1.73 2.63 $24.35 $50,640
Minnesota 6,410 2.35 3.57 $21.95 $45,660
Texas 6,160 0.55 0.83 $15.47 $32,170
Florida 5,070 0.66 1.01 $17.82 $37,050



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)
Minnesota 6,410 2.35 3.57 $21.95 $45,660
New Jersey 6,700 1.73 2.63 $24.35 $50,640
Oregon 2,830 1.68 2.56 $16.31 $33,920
Colorado 3,370 1.42 2.16 $18.92 $39,350
New Hampshire 750 1.20 1.82 $20.54 $42,720



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Massachusetts 1,010 0.30 0.46 $26.72 $55,580
New Jersey 6,700 1.73 2.63 $24.35 $50,640
Minnesota 6,410 2.35 3.57 $21.95 $45,660
Maryland 1,880 0.73 1.12 $20.92 $43,510
New Hampshire 750 1.20 1.82 $20.54 $42,720




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)
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 4,540 2.49 3.78 $23.77 $49,430
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,750 0.93 1.41 $18.32 $38,110
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 2,990 0.80 1.21 $17.53 $36,460
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 2,630 0.49 0.74 $22.46 $46,710
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO 2,140 1.62 2.46 $20.75 $43,150
Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division 1,840 1.92 2.92 $27.24 $56,660
Edison-New Brunswick, NJ Metropolitan Division 1,740 1.74 2.65 $23.24 $48,340
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 1,670 0.59 0.89 $13.17 $27,390
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 1,620 1.22 1.86 $20.69 $43,030
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 1,470 0.99 1.51 $22.23 $46,230



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

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Chico, CA 230 3.24 4.93 $22.69 $47,190
St. Cloud, MN 250 2.49 3.78 $17.27 $35,920
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 4,540 2.49 3.78 $23.77 $49,430
Cumberland, MD-WV 90 2.42 3.68 $12.44 $25,860
Bend, OR 140 2.10 3.20 $18.89 $39,290
Sandusky, OH 70 2.06 3.13 $12.43 $25,850
Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division 1,840 1.92 2.92 $27.24 $56,660
Manchester, NH 190 1.83 2.79 $22.25 $46,280
Camden, NJ Metropolitan Division 900 1.78 2.70 $22.78 $47,370
Edison-New Brunswick, NJ Metropolitan Division 1,740 1.74 2.65 $23.24 $48,340