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Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technica

in Massachusetts

Sell goods for wholesalers or manufacturers where technical or scientific knowledge is required in such areas as biology, engineering, chemistry, and electronics, normally obtained from at least 2 years of post-secondary education. Excludes "Sales Engineers" (41-9031).

Occupation Projection for Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technica

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Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
414011  Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technica 19,314 20,531 1,217 6.30 % 657 1,334 122 2,113 Bachelor's degree 

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technica 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
Wholesale Trade    6,530  34 % 6,710  33 % 180  3 % $99,030
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    5,360  28 % 6,310  31 % 950  18 % $96,370
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    5,360  28 % 6,310  31 % 950  18 % $96,370
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    4,410  23 % 4,440  22 % 30  1 % $89,700
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    2,510  13 % 2,330  11 % -180  -7 % $88,610
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers    2,120  11 % 2,270  11 % 150  7 % $114,080
Information    1,660  9 % 1,800  9 % 140  9 % $91,280
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    1,490  8 % 1,620  8 % 130  9 % $91,300
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    270  1 % 280  1 % 10  3 % $90,620
Machinery Manufacturing    260  1 % 260  1 % 0  -1 % $96,070
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    210  1 % 250  1 % 40  19 % $78,130
Management of Companies and Enterprises    200  1 % 220  1 % 20  8 % $85,490
Management of Companies and Enterprises    200  1 % 220  1 % 20  8 % $85,490
Repair and Maintenance    130  1 % 130  1 % 0  6 % $102,010
Other Services (except Government)    130  1 % 130  1 % 0  6 % $102,010
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing    110  1 % 110  1 % 0  5 % $90,820
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