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41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters



Demonstrate merchandise and answer questions for the purpose of creating public interest in buying the product. May sell demonstrated merchandise.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Southwest Minnesota 306$14.16/hr$12.25/hr$12.43/hr$13.61/hr$14.91/hr$17.25/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ConstructionN/AN/A
Manufacturing40$13.61/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities380$15.69/hr
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State 10$14.63/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 20$14.63/hr0.0%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 20$17.95/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 20$15.64/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 30$13.61/hr0.0%
Southwest Balance of State 30$12.67/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 40$14.72/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 60$15.15/hr-2.5%
Central Minnesota 70$15.34/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 230$16.41/hr-1.5%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 280$15.87/hrN/A
Minnesota 430$15.69/hr0.6%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Retail Salespersons 71,830$15.24/hr-3.0%
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 4,590$13.74/hr22.0%
Fast Food and Counter Workers 56,700$14.74/hr12.4%


  • Research or investigate products to be presented to prepare for demonstrations.
  • Prepare or alter presentation contents to target specific audiences.
  • Set up and arrange displays or demonstration areas to attract the attention of prospective customers.
  • Instruct customers in alteration of products.
  • Record and report demonstration-related information, such as the number of questions asked by the audience or the number of coupons distributed.
  • Suggest specific product purchases to meet customers' needs.
  • Transport, assemble, and disassemble materials used in presentations.
  • Sell products being promoted and keep records of sales.
  • Keep areas neat while working and return items to correct locations following demonstrations.
  • Demonstrate or explain products, methods, or services to persuade customers to purchase products or use services.