• Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
  • Finance
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 65,500
    $37,650 range bar $179,160
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
    Image of growth rate score 5
    Very Fast Growing
  • Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents connect buyers and sellers in financial markets. They sell securities to individuals, advise companies in search of investors, and conduct trades.

What do they typically do

  • Monitor financial markets and the performance of individual securities
  • Contact prospective clients to present information and explain available services
  • Complete sales order tickets and submit for processing of client-requested transactions
  • Buy and sell commodities, such as corn, oil, and gold
  • Evaluate cost and revenue of agreements
  • Buy and sell securities, such as stocks and bonds
  • Analyze company finances to provide recommendations for public offerings, mergers, and acquisitions
  • Offer advice on the purchase or sale of particular securities

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +1.5%
Job Opening 1,414

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