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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
Southeast Minnesota 47033$20.00/hr$12.31/hr$15.17/hr$19.15/hr$24.13/hr$30.08/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities4,660$19.50/hr
Financial Activities30$33.82/hr
Professional and Business Services60$25.07/hr
Other Services60$24.28/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Balance of State 110$15.57/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 170$19.35/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 170$19.40/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 180$19.50/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 210$19.75/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 270$18.61/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 310$15.64/hr1.6%
Southeast Balance of State 350$18.79/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 360$19.14/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 430$23.49/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 470$19.15/hr4.3%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 520$19.77/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 530$19.73/hr1.9%
Northwest Balance of State 530$18.72/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 630$18.82/hr1.9%
Central Minnesota 830$19.27/hr2.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,930$20.57/hr2.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 2,310$20.56/hrN/A
Minnesota 4,850$19.63/hr2.7%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Counter and Rental Clerks 4,010$15.83/hr1.0%
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 490$19.71/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.