Street Vendors and Related Salespersons

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Street Vendors and Related Salespersons sell goods and services on established routes, door-to-door, and at street and market locations.

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Street Vendors and Related Salespersons
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
7,400
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$800
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Above average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
Below average
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Decline
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.

  • collecting goods and transporting them along established routes, to door-to-door areas, and to street and market locations
  • displaying and demonstrating goods, and explaining the qualities of goods to customers
  • informing customers of new goods and services
  • receiving payments from customers and giving change
  • recording transactions on customer receipts and sales records
  • wrapping and packaging goods sold
  • developing lists of prospective customers and calling on them to obtain new business
  • ordering and purchasing goods for sale, and monitoring and maintaining stock levels
  • may attract attention by playing music, singing and calling out goods and services for sale

Job Titles

  • Cash Van Salesperson
  • Door-to-door Salesperson
  • Street Vendor

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate II in Retail Services

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