Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan



Interview persons by telephone, mail, in person, or by other means for the purpose of completing forms, applications, or questionnaires. Ask specific questions, record answers, and assist persons with completing form. May sort, classify, and file forms.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 31030$16.11/hr$13.13/hr$14.03/hr$15.59/hr$18.06/hr$19.64/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ManufacturingN/AN/A
Financial Activities20$23.54/hr
Professional and Business Services690$16.95/hr
Education and Health Services2,860$18.71/hr
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration20$18.04/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Rochester MN MSA N/A$17.20/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/A$15.47/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 40$16.99/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 40$16.76/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 60$17.32/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 110$18.46/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 170$17.57/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 190$16.41/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 190$16.58/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 270$15.39/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 290$17.31/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 310$15.59/hr5.5%
Northeast Minnesota 330$17.16/hr11.2%
Central Minnesota 390$17.91/hr14.7%
Southeast Minnesota 550$17.59/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,890$20.41/hr11.5%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,990$20.31/hrN/A
Minnesota 3,610$18.54/hr10.0%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Customer Service Representatives 58,710$18.55/hr0.7%
Receptionists and Information Clerks 16,980$14.73/hr5.2%
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators 6,580$20.50/hr10.0%
Office Clerks, General 55,140$17.90/hr-2.4%
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 6,230$21.65/hr7.0%
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 760$17.07/hr-12.6%
Brokerage Clerks 2,470$23.88/hr1.6%
Medical Secretaries 12,450$20.83/hr15.1%
Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 12,510$26.92/hr-17.2%
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs 2,230$25.02/hr7.7%


  • Contact individuals to be interviewed at home, place of business, or field location, by telephone, mail, or in person.
  • Ask questions in accordance with instructions to obtain various specified information, such as person's name, address, age, religious preference, or state of residency.
  • Explain survey objectives and procedures to interviewees and interpret survey questions to help interviewees' comprehension.
  • Compile, record, and code results or data from interview or survey, using computer or specified form.
  • Review data obtained from interview for completeness and accuracy.
  • Identify and resolve inconsistencies in interviewees' responses by means of appropriate questioning or explanation.
  • Identify and report problems in obtaining valid data.
  • Identify and resolve inconsistencies in interviewees' responses by means of appropriate questioning or explanation.
  • Identify and report problems in obtaining valid data.
  • Identify and resolve inconsistencies in interviewees' responses by means of appropriate questioning or explanation.