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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 62039$18.50/hr$12.63/hr$14.30/hr$17.26/hr$22.55/hr$25.91/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities4,910$18.49/hr
Financial Activities40$31.31/hr
Professional and Business Services20$28.87/hr
Other Services50$24.76/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Balance of State 100$17.65/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 150$22.60/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 160$20.07/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 190$20.35/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 200$18.95/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 260$17.77/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 280$17.82/hr1.6%
St Cloud MN MSA 340$18.73/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 340$18.37/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 460$18.81/hr4.3%
Southwest Balance of State 470$19.86/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 510$20.46/hr1.9%
Northwest Balance of State 530$16.75/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 560$23.75/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 620$17.26/hr1.9%
Central Minnesota 890$18.38/hr2.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,190$19.21/hr2.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 2,610$19.15/hrN/A
Minnesota 5,040$18.65/hr2.7%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Counter and Rental Clerks 3,600$17.87/hr1.0%
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 390$22.67/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.