Solar Sales Representatives and Assessors

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
34%
risk level
POLLING
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LABOR DEMAND *
GROWTH
5.1%
by year 2032
WAGES
$99,710
or $47.93 per hour
Volume
311,780
as of 2023

Employment data isn't available specifically for this occupation from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, so we are using the data from Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products.

SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
6.4/10

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Automation risk

34% (Low Risk)

Low Risk (21-40%): Jobs in this level have a limited risk of automation, as they demand a mix of technical and human-centric skills.

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Some quite important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Persuasion

  • Social Perceptiveness

  • Negotiation

  • Originality

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Growth

Moderate growth relative to other professions

The number of 'Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products' job openings is expected to rise 5.1% by 2032

Total employment, and estimated job openings

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031
Updated projections are due 09-2023.

Wages

Very high paid relative to other professions

In 2023, the median annual wage for 'Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products' was $99,710, or $47 per hour

'Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products' were paid 107.5% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $48,060

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Volume

Significantly greater range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2023 there were 311,780 people employed as 'Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products' within the United States.

This represents around 0.21% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 487 people are employed as 'Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products'.

Job description

Contact new or existing customers to determine their solar equipment needs, suggest systems or equipment, or estimate costs.

SOC Code: 41-4011.07

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