Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
SOC: 41-3031.00


Buy and sell securities or commodities in investment and trading firms, or provide financial services to businesses and individuals. May advise customers about stocks, bonds, mutual funds, commodities, and market conditions.

National Salary Information:

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Annual Statistics:

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 wage data.

Employment Projections:

Employment (2014):
341,500 employed

Projected (2024):
374,000 employed

Projected growth (2014-2024)

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 2014-2024 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

Alternate Titles:

  • Commodities Broker
  • Commodity Trader
  • Equity Trader
  • Investment Banker
  • Municipal Bond Trader
  • Mutual Fund Sales Agent
  • Securities Trader
  • Stock Broker
  • Stock Trader

  • sales and related

    industry stats

    SOC: 41-0000

    Total Employed: 14,462,120

    Average Annual Salary: $39,320