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Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representatives

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $32.83
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representatives *

Area Low Median High
U S
$20.64 $29.39 $42.06
Minnesota
$24.79 $32.83 $45.60
Central Minnesota
$24.99 $30.44 $38.03
Northeast Minnesota
$21.00 $28.02 $36.95
Northwest Minnesota
$17.87 $27.08 $34.94
Southeast Minnesota
$21.13 $28.77 $38.12
Southwest Minnesota
$21.77 $28.80 $37.54
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$26.27 $35.20 $49.52

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 33,470 workers employed in this very large career.

Where do Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representatives most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 37,662 new Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representatives to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representatives
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 1,406,400 1,429,800 23,300 1.7%
Minnesota 34,466 35,457 991 2.9%
Central Minnesota 3,278 3,387 109 3.3%
Northeast Minnesota 897 897 0 0%
Northwest Minnesota 2,151 2,204 53 2.5%
Southeast Minnesota 2,196 2,333 137 6.2%
Southwest Minnesota 2,177 2,169 -8 -0.4%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 23,559 24,048 489 2.1%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.