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First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers

in Massachusetts

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of retail sales workers in an establishment or department. Duties may include management functions, such as purchasing, budgeting, accounting, and personnel work, in addition to supervisory duties.

Occupation Projection for First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
411011  First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 46,343 48,275 1,932 4.17 % 1,746 3,183 193 5,122 High school diploma or equivalent 

First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2018
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Food and Beverage Stores    14,510  31 % 15,540  32 % 1,030  7 % $49,400
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores    4,470  10 % 4,420  9 % -50  -1 % $46,810
General Merchandise Stores    3,790  8 % 4,180  9 % 390  10 % $48,910
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    1,580  3 % 1,670  3 % 90  5 % $63,460
Miscellaneous Store Retailers    1,510  3 % 1,560  3 % 50  3 % $39,180
Health and Personal Care Stores    1,470  3 % 1,550  3 % 80  6 % $43,170
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Book, and Music Stores    1,370  3 % 1,260  3 % -110  -8 % $40,690
Gasoline Stations    900  2 % 960  2 % 60  7 % $41,470
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores    840  2 % 850  2 % 10  1 % $46,150
Electronics and Appliance Stores    580  1 % 510  1 % -70  -13 % $54,940
Information    270  1 % 290  1 % 20  9 % $39,690
Accommodation and Food Services    260  1 % 290  1 % 30  11 % $39,620
Other Services (except Government)    210  0 % 230  0 % 20  9 % $35,680
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    210  0 % 230  0 % 20  10 % $50,520
Telecommunications    210  0 % 230  0 % 20  12 % $37,820
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    170  0 % 180  0 % 10  5 % $50,660
Repair and Maintenance    100  0 % 110  0 % 10  10 % $39,270
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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