• First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers
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  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 41,610
    $26,690 range bar $72,340
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Slow Growing
  • First-line supervisors of retail sales workers directly oversee and coordinate activities of retail sales workers in a business. Duties may include work such as purchasing, budgeting, accounting, and personnel work in addition to supervisory duties.

What do they typically do

  • Teach staff how to handle difficult and complicated sales
  • Provide customer service by greeting and assisting customers and by responding to their questions and complaints
  • Enforce safety, health, and security rules
  • Inventory stock and reorder when inventory drops to a specified level
  • Assign employees to specific duties
  • Monitor sales activities to make sure that customers receive satisfactory service and quality goods
  • Hire, train, and evaluate personnel, promoting or firing workers when appropriate
  • Direct and supervise employees who take inventory, reconcile cash receipts, or provide services for customers

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +0.0%
Job Opening 5,786

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Education & Training

  • Education

    These occupations usually require a high school diploma.
    Associated Programs or Majors
    • NA
Private Training Programs

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