Demographic information on Parts salespersons in the US. The average age of male Parts salespersons in the workforce is 41.7 and of female Parts salespersons is 39.4, and the most common race/ethnicity for Parts salespersons is White.
Data on higher education choices for Parts salespersons from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Parts salespersons is Business but a relatively high number of Parts salespersons hold a major in Natural Resources & Conservation.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Parts salespersons from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Parts salespersons need many skills, but most especially Active Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Parts salespersons need more than the average amount of Repairing, Equipment Selection, and Negotiation.
Projections on wages and job growth for Parts salespersons from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Parts salespersons are expected to see a growth of 7.2% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow faster than the national average.