Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers

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Workforce
88k
2019 ACS Estimate
Average Employee Age
42.3
Average Salary
$57,175
Average Male Salary
$58,245
Average Female Salary
$54,971

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The top three occupations in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group are Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing, Firstline supervisors of nonretail sales workers, Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand, Driver/sales workers & truck drivers, and Shipping, receiving, & traffic clerks. On average, full-time employees in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group work 43.8 hours per week and have an average annual salary of $59,517. Part-time employees in the same industry work 24.3 hours and earn an average annual salary of $29,909.

The locations with the highest concentration of employees in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group are Plantation & Sunrise Cities PUMA, FL, Rialto City PUMA, CA, and Northwest Georgia Regional Commission (Northeast) PUMA, GA. The industry that purchases the most products or services from the Hospitals Industry Group is Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers.

Workforce

A snapshot of jobs, wages, and opportunities in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group. Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing are the most common position, but the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group employs a relatively high number of Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing, compared to other industries. 

The highest average salary in Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers goes to Chief executives & legislators.

Monthly Employment

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Y-Axis
-2.79%
Year-over-year decline
Employment change between November 2019 and November 2020

As of November 2020, there are 20.9k people employed in the Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers industry. This represents a -2.79% decrease in employment when compared to November 2019.

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Occupations

Occupations by Share

88k
Workforce (ACS Estimate)
± 7.28k
17%
1 Year Growth
± 10.4%

According to ACS estimates, the number of people employed in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group has been growing at a rate of 17%, , from 75.2k people in 2018 to 88k people in 2019.

The following graphic shows the share of employment in Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers by various occupations according to ACS estimates. Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing represent the largest share of positions held in Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers at 15.5%, followed by Firstline supervisors of nonretail sales workers with 11.2% and Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand with 8.79%.

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Highest Paid

The highest paid occupations in Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers, by average wage, are Chief executives & legislators, Sales managers, and General & operations managers.

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Wages

Average Salary

$57,175
AVERAGE WAGE
± $5,046

On average, employees in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group make $57,175 per year. This number makes Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers the 120 highest paying Industry Group in the United States out of a total of 269 Industry Groups.

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Wage by Location

HIGHEST PAYING PUBLIC USE MICRODATA AREA

This map shows which public use microdata areas (PUMAs) pay the highest average salary to employees in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group.

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Wage Distribution

0.426
WAGE GINI

Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers has a wage GINI of 0.426, which is less than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers (shown in red) in comparison to the national average for those wage buckets (shown in gray).

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Opportunities

Spatial Concentration

This map shows the PUMAs in the United States that have revealed comparative advantage in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group.

These are locations that employ more people in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group than expected given both the size of that location's overall labor pool and the national size of the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group.

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Diversity

Demographic information on the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group in the US. Male employees tend to earn more than Female employees, with average respective salaries of $58,245 and $54,971. So too tend to earn more than other races and ethnicities in this industry.

Gender Composition

28.7k
FEMALE WORKFORCE
±4.16k
59.3k
MALE WORKFORCE
±5.98k

67.3% of workers in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group are Male, making them the more common gender in the workforce. This chart shows the gender breakdown of the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$58,245
AVERAGE MALE SALARY
±$6,690
$54,971
AVERAGE FEMALE SALARY
±$6,946

On average, Male workers in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group make 1.06 times more than their Female counterparts. This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group.

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Wage by Race & Ethnicity in Common Jobs

RACE OR ETHNICITY WITH THE HIGHEST AVERAGE SALARY
  1. White
  2. Asian
  3. Two or More Races

On average, White employees in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group earn 1.13 times more than other races and ethnicities. This chart shows the race and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group.

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Input/Output

Estimates of the sources of the costs and the purchasers of the products in the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group. Based on estimates from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, this section indicates the amount of money spent by a specific industry in other industries. Professional and business services has the highest single input, by dollars, to the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group, and the largest industry purchasing services from the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group is Manufacturing.

In this visualization, click on a category to expand or collapse it. All of the industries listed to the left are those places from which the highlighted industry has made purchases. They are the intermediate inputs to the highlighted industry. All those industries listed on the right side are those industries that have made purchases from the highlighted industry. They are the use of outputs of the highlighted industry. The visualizations below offer alternative ways to see and understand this data.

Industrial Flow

The closest comparable data for Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers is from Wholesale Trade.
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Intermediate Inputs

The closest comparable data for Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers is from Wholesale Trade.

The Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group gets the most input, by its share of the cost of all intermediate inputs, from the Professional and business services Industry. This visualization does not include labor and capital costs.

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Use of Output by Other Industries

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LARGEST PURCHASING INDUSTRY

The Manufacturing Industry purchases the greatest share of products and services from the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group in order to produce other goods and services. Purchases of the Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers Industry Group for final consumption by consumers, businesses, or government are not included here.

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