Retail Salespersons and Visual Merchandisers

NOC#: 64100

Number employed in the occupation:

11935

Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 5610

(47.0%)

# of Men: 6325

(53.0%)

Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 5940

Age 30 to 54: 3850

Age 55 to 64: 680

Age 65 and older: 665

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 1425

Secondary school diploma: 5060

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 285

College certificate or diploma: 2345

University diploma or degree: 2815

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: Minimum Wage

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $16.29

Median income for an experienced employee: $25.77

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

2582 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $20.09/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

44-45 Retail Trade 9,485 (79.5%)
51 Information and Cultural Industries 480 (4.0%)
41 Wholesale Trade 475 (4.0%)

Employment outlook:

Moderate

  • Employment is expected to remain relatively stable.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.