Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representative Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products sales representatives in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products sales representatives among Massachusetts metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$155,250
75th Percentile Wage
$114,720
50th Percentile Wage
$84,180
25th Percentile Wage
$61,610
10th Percentile Wage
$49,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products sales representatives in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $155,250. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $84,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $49,070.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$74.64
75th Percentile Wage
$55.15
50th Percentile Wage
$40.47
25th Percentile Wage
$29.62
10th Percentile Wage
$23.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products sales representatives in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $74.64. The median hourly salary is $40.47. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.59.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $84,180 4.83%
2013 $80,300 -7.88%
2012 $87,170 0.55%
2011 $86,690 1.42%
2010 $85,480 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products sales representatives in state of Massachusetts from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -7.88%.We also note that the average annual wage had a small growth of 0.55% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 1.42% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representative Wage in Massachusetts vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives
$84,180
Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
$66,920

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives in Massachusetts Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products sales representatives in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products sales representatives in state of Massachusetts ranges from $48,890 to $97,290. The highest paying area for wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products sales representatives in Massachusetts is Barnstable Town with a median annual salary of $97,290. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy (mean annual salary $87,960). The lowest paying area is Pittsfield with a median annual salary of $48,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Barnstable Town
$97,290
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$87,960
Framingham
$85,660
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$85,510
Peabody
$80,280
Worcester
$76,660
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$74,330
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$73,420
Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$70,110
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$62,480
Springfield
$61,210
New Bedford
$59,970
Pittsfield
$48,890

Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representative Salary by State

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