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Advertising Sales Agents

Sell advertising space in media outlets, like television or radio.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$30.23 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  3.1%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Contact current or potential customers to promote products or services.
  • Deliver promotional presentations to current or prospective customers.
  • Distribute promotional literature or samples to customers.
  • Develop professional relationships or networks.
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Job Title Examples:

Account Manager
Advertising Account Executive
Advertising Sales Representative

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