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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: $19.24
Statewide median: $24.25


This career pays below the statewide median wage.

Wages for Telemarketers *

Area Low Median High
$13.60 $15.43 $18.40
$17.37 $19.24 $25.15
Central Minnesota
$15.80 $18.81 $24.74
Northwest Minnesota
$16.72 $16.72 $24.85
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$17.37 $22.51 $26.66

* "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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In Minnesota, there are 600 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Telemarketers most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.


Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 1,932 new Telemarketers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Telemarketers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 119,700 97,800 -21,900 -18.3%
Minnesota 1,700 1,362 -338 -19.9%
Central Minnesota 71 61 -10 -14.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,581 1,266 -315 -19.9%

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