Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products
Also known as
The typical education required for this career in Minnesota is:
People in this occupation tend to earn between $26.38 to $50.30 per hour
Cost of Living
A typical family with two adults - working a combined 60 hours per week - with one child at home needs to earn $18.20 per hour per worker to meet their basic needs.
Daily Work Activities
- Negotiate prices or other sales terms.
- Prepare sales or other contracts.
- Process sales or other transactions.
- Gather customer or product information to determine customer needs.
- Sell products or services.
Some employers may require an occupational certification to work in this career.
- Water Quality Association - Certified Sales Representative - Core
- North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners - PV Technical Sales Certification - Core
- ETA International - Certified Customer Service Specialist - Core
- Electronic Security Association - Certified Security Salesperson - Core
- National Retail Federation Foundation - Professional Certification in Advanced Service and Sales - Advanced
- National Ground Water Association - Certified Sales Professional - Core
- Manufactured Housing Institute - Professional Housing Consultant - Core
- American Welding Society - Certified Welding Sales Representative - Core
- International Society of Weighing and Measurement - Certified Weighing Salespersons - Core
- AMT - The Association for Manufacturing Technology - Certified Machine Tool Sales Engineer - Advanced
- Hewlett Packard Certification and Learning - HPE Sales Certified - Information Governance Solutions  - Product/Equipment
- Cisco Systems, Inc. - Cisco Business Value Specialist - Product/Equipment
- Hewlett Packard Certification and Learning - HP Sales Certified - ArcSight Security Solutions  - Product/Equipment
- SAP America, Inc. - SAP Certified Application Associate - SAP Business ByDesign - Product/Equipment
- Cisco Systems, Inc. - Cisco Unified Contact Center Enterprise Specialist - Product/Equipment
- Hewlett Packard Certification and Learning - Sales Certified - Vertica Big Data Platform  - Product/Equipment
- Hewlett Packard Certification and Learning - HPE Sales Certified - SMB Solutions and Services  - Product/Equipment
- Hewlett Packard Certification and Learning - HP Sales Certified - Service and Portfolio Management Solutions  - Product/Equipment
- Hewlett Packard Certification and Learning - HP Sales Certified - Fortify Security Solutions  - Product/Equipment