Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products (41-4011)

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).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 268 268 0 8 20 28
United States 325900 338000 0.0 10100 24700 36000
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 47.92 20.59 28.65 41.66 61.44 82.55
Alaska 40.59 18.54 25.04 33.20 49.05 64.21
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 41.68 18.00 25.62 33.20 49.74 65.74
Fairbanks North Star Borough 35.23 21.23 23.74 32.95 45.60 58.24

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.