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Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents

in Massachusetts

Buy and sell securities or commodities in investment and trading firms, or provide financial services to businesses and individuals. May advise customers about stocks, bonds, mutual funds, commodities, and market conditions.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
413031  Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 8,805 8,812 0.08 % 153 152 Bachelor's degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm    5,580  63 % 5,410  61 % -170  -3 % $137,330
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities    1,770  20 % 1,900  22 % 130  7 % $100,610
Management of Companies and Enterprises    320  4 % 340  4 % 20  4 % $123,740
Management of Companies and Enterprises    320  4 % 340  4 % 20  4 % $123,740
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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