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Occupational Employment Statistics


41-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of sales workers other than retail sales workers. May perform duties, such as budgeting, accounting, and personnel work, in addition to supervisory duties.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southwest Minnesota 18015$43.57/hr$25.37/hr$32.36/hr$41.68/hr$50.93/hr$61.82/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,120$40.34/hr
Financial Activities850$42.78/hr
Professional and Business Services540$42.84/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Leisure and Hospitality60$30.64/hr
Other Services30$32.52/hr
Public Administration10$47.12/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 40$38.96/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 40$40.48/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 50$39.14/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 80$40.40/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 100$40.40/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 100$39.99/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 120$50.93/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 130$40.01/hr-8.1%
Southeast Minnesota 150$39.99/hr-9.5%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 160$40.01/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 160$41.40/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 160$32.76/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 170$41.66/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 180$32.76/hr-8.7%
Southwest Minnesota 180$41.68/hr-10.0%
Central Minnesota 220$40.48/hr-6.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,120$42.25/hr-2.4%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 2,340$42.38/hrN/A
Minnesota 3,200$41.16/hr-3.3%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 20,940$32.07/hr-4.4%
Sales Managers 8,900$64.04/hr3.6%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 7,530$40.46/hr6.7%
Purchasing Managers 1,560$64.38/hr4.9%
Financial Managers 14,300$64.41/hr15.5%
Fundraisers 2,220$31.29/hr7.8%
Chief Executives 6,330$91.34/hr-8.1%
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 19,600$31.89/hrN/A
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2,450$48.56/hr4.0%
Managers, All Other 6,140$61.74/hrN/A

  • Monitor sales staff performance to ensure that goals are met.
  • Examine merchandise to ensure correct pricing and display, and that it functions as advertised.
  • Provide staff with assistance in performing difficult or complicated duties.
  • Keep records pertaining to purchases, sales, and requisitions.
  • Direct and supervise employees engaged in sales, inventory-taking, reconciling cash receipts, or performing specific services.
  • Plan and prepare work schedules, and assign employees to specific duties.
  • Inventory stock and reorder when inventories drop to specified levels.
  • Coordinate sales promotion activities, such as preparing merchandise displays and advertising copy.
  • Examine products purchased for resale or received for storage to determine product condition.
  • Listen to and resolve customer complaints regarding services, products, or personnel.