Occupational Employment Statistics


27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Plan and erect commercial displays, such as those in windows and interiors of retail stores and at trade exhibitions.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota 13025$15.08/hr$10.71/hr$12.11/hr$14.74/hr$17.58/hr$19.81/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,520$13.84/hr
Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business ServicesN/A$13.49/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/A$12.12/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Minnesota N/A$14.38/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/A$13.56/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 20$17.79/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 60$14.35/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 90$13.18/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 90$14.56/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 90$13.32/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 130$14.74/hr-3.7%
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 130$13.23/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 150$16.02/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 270$11.92/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,790$14.22/hr-1.0%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,920$13.97/hrN/A
Minnesota 2,290$13.99/hr1.0%

Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Floral Designers 830$15.07/hr-19.0%
Retail Salespersons 87,430$12.38/hr-1.0%
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 9,950$13.38/hr6.9%

  • Place prices or descriptive signs on backdrops, fixtures, merchandise, or floor.
  • Consult with store managers, buyers, sales associates, housekeeping staff, or engineering staff to determine appropriate placement of displays or products.
  • Maintain props, products, or mannequins, inspecting them for imperfections, doing touch-ups, cleaning up after customers, or applying preservative coatings as necessary.
  • Arrange properties, furniture, merchandise, backdrops, or other accessories, as shown in prepared sketches.
  • Assemble or set up displays, furniture, or products in store space while utilizing colors, lights, pictures, or other accessories to display the product.
  • Develop ideas or plans for merchandise displays or window decorations.
  • Take photographs of displays or signage.
  • Consult with advertising or sales staff to determine type of merchandise to be featured and time and place for each display.
  • Develop ideas or plans for merchandise displays or window decorations.
  • Change or rotate window displays, interior display areas, or signage to reflect changes in inventory or promotion.