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* ELMI Occupation Profile - Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents *
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
(O*NET 41-3031.00, SOC 41-3031)
More detailed occupations under this title:
 - Sales Agents, Financial Services
 - Sales Agents, Securities and Commodities
 - Securities and Commodities Traders
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  • Interests
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  • Work Activities
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What they do
Buy and sell securities or commodities in investment and trading firms, or provide financial services to businesses and individuals. May advise customers about stocks, bonds, mutual funds, commodities, and market conditions.
Vermont - 2019
10% $ 16.53   $34,380  
25% $ 20.92   $43,510  
Median $ 28.77   $59,830  
75% $ 44.46   $92,470  
90% $ 61.41   $127,740  
Average $ 36.07   $75,020  
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Industries of Employment
United States - 2016
IndustryPercent of total
  • Securities, commodity contracts, and other financial investments and related activities
  • Credit intermediation and related activities
  • Self-employed workers, all industries
  • Management of companies and enterprises
  • Insurance carriers and related activities
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Projected Employment
2016 employment 542
2026 employment 561
Annual percent change
Annual projected job openings
(due to change and separations)
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Education and Experience:
  • Typical education needed for entry
    Bachelor's degree
  • Work experience in a related occupation
    No work experience
  • Typical on-the-job training needed to attain competency
    1 to 12 months on-the-job training
Based on BLS Education and Training Classifications
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