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Occupational Employment Statistics


41-2022 Parts Salespersons

Sell spare and replacement parts and equipment in repair shop or parts store.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota 64039$19.80/hr$13.63/hr$14.08/hr$18.15/hr$23.48/hr$28.16/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities5,300$19.49/hr
Financial Activities40$26.60/hr
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Other Services160$26.78/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Balance of State 120$16.34/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 170$24.10/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 180$23.04/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 190$22.82/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 200$22.72/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 270$17.78/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 300$17.65/hr1.6%
St Cloud MN MSA 360$19.76/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 370$18.34/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 450$21.32/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 470$19.57/hr4.3%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 500$24.32/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 540$17.80/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 560$22.52/hr1.9%
Northwest Minnesota 640$18.15/hr1.9%
Central Minnesota 960$18.76/hr2.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,560$22.70/hr2.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 3,040$22.06/hrN/A
Minnesota 5,550$20.34/hr2.7%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Counter and Rental Clerks 3,390$18.74/hr1.0%
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 400$23.59/hr7.3%
Log Graders and Scalers N/AN/AN/A

  • Prepare sales slips or sales contracts.
  • Maintain and clean work and inventory areas.
  • Read catalogs, microfiche viewers, or computer displays to determine replacement part stock numbers and prices.
  • Receive and fill telephone orders for parts.
  • Assist customers, such as responding to customer complaints and updating them about back-ordered parts.
  • Determine replacement parts required, according to inspections of old parts, customer requests, or customers' descriptions of malfunctions.
  • Receive payment or obtain credit authorization.
  • Mark and store parts in stockrooms according to prearranged systems.
  • Locate and label parts and maintain inventory of stock.
  • Place new merchandise on display.