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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
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,86053$47.72/hr$29.34/hr$36.36/hr$44.38/hr$56.14/hr$68.27/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities660$39.09/hr
Financial Activities820$42.57/hr
Professional and Business Services600$45.13/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Leisure and Hospitality40$37.74/hr
Other Services10$54.54/hr
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 30$36.00/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 30$38.44/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 40$44.60/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 70$37.90/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 70$39.05/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 90$41.02/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 100$49.56/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 110$35.12/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 110$38.83/hr-8.1%
Southwest Minnesota 130$43.85/hr-10.0%
Northwest Minnesota 130$35.12/hr-8.7%
Southeast Minnesota 130$38.87/hr-9.5%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 140$39.27/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 140$50.47/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 150$38.78/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 230$42.57/hr-6.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,860$44.38/hr-2.4%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 2,080$45.50/hrN/A
Minnesota 2,720$42.57/hr-3.3%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 23,510$32.32/hr-4.4%
Sales Managers 9,240$64.79/hr3.6%
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 8,560$36.33/hr6.7%
Purchasing Managers 1,550$61.59/hr4.9%
Financial Managers 14,990$65.23/hr15.5%
Fundraisers 2,370$31.34/hr7.8%
Chief Executives 7,270$82.15/hr-8.1%
Business Operations Specialists, All Other 16,920$31.90/hrN/A
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2,780$50.73/hr4.0%
Managers, All Other 5,740$64.34/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.