Elementary sales occupations n.e.c.


Average Annual Pay

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Average Weekly Hours

Annual Survey of Hours and Earning 2018


Unemployment Rate

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Future employment projections (Working Futures UK)


Workers in this unit group perform a variety of elementary sales related occupations not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 925: Elementary Sales Occupations.


There are no minimum academic entry requirements. Some on-the-job training may be provided.

Typical tasks

  • strips old posters from hoardings and fits new posters using brushes and working from a ladder if necessary;
  • collects shopping baskets and trolleys in and around wholesale/retail establishments and positions near entrance to store;
  • offers shopping baskets to customers entering retail establishments;
  • wraps and packs goods for customers;

Common job titles

Inspector, site (advertising)
Boy, trolley (wholesale, retail trade)
Shopper, home
Controller, code (wholesale, retail trade)
Checker, ticket (wholesale, retail trade)
Collector, trolley (wholesale, retail trade)
Fixer, advertisement
Man, basket (retail trade)
Counter, stock (wholesale, retail trade)
Inspector, advertisement
Poster, bill
Controller, price (wholesale, retail trade)
Installer, advertising
Assistant, integrity, price
Issuer, basket (retail trade)
Caller (wholesale, retail trade)
Caller, checkout
Greeter (retail trade)
Controller, maintenance, file (wholesale, retail trade)
Hanger, poster
Assistant, trolley (wholesale, retail trade)
Attendant, trolley (wholesale, retail trade)
Assistant, shopping, internet
Inspector, advertising
Shopper, internet (retail trade)
Operator, maintenance, file (wholesale, retail trade)
Pricer (retail trade)
Picker (retail trade)
Attendant, minibar
Sticker, bill
Hand, advertisement
Picker, order (retail trade)
Inspector, bill (advertising)
Tagger (wholesale, retail trade)