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Retail, Sales & Marketing

Retail Salespersons

Sell merchandise, such as furniture, motor vehicles, appliances, or apparel to consumers.

Salary Breakdown

Retail Salespersons

Average

$24,000

ANNUAL

Entry Level

$16,000

ANNUAL

Mid Level

$27,500

ANNUAL

Expert Level

$39,000

ANNUAL


Projected Jobs

Retail Salespersons

89,450

Projected job openings through 2028


Top Expected Tasks

Retail Salespersons


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Retail Salespersons

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Sales and Marketing

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

KNOWLEDGE

Administration and Management

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Persuasion

SKILL

Service Orientation

SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Speech Clarity

ABILITY

Speech Recognition

ABILITY

Near Vision


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