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Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade

Occupation (4211) - 2023-Q4

  • 3.65M, Workforce
  • $3.81k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 33.8, Average age
  • 44, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.61, Weekly days worked
  • 3.64%, Workforce with second job
  • 65.5%, Informal Workforce
  • 10.7, Average years of Schooling

About Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade

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The workforce of Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade during fourth quarter of 2023 was 3.65M people, whose salary averaged $3.81k MX working around 44 hours per week.

The average age of Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade was 33.8 years. The workforce was distributed in 39.2% men with an average salary of $4.42k MX and, 60.8% women with average salary of $3.42k MX.

The best average salaries received by Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade were in Baja California Sur ($6.49k MX), Nuevo León ($5.94k MX), and Coahuila de Zaragoza ($5.66k MX) while the workforce was larger in Estado de México (616k), Jalisco (305k), and Ciudad de México (267k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Nonmetallic Ore Mining ($15.4k MX), Water Collection, Treatment and Supply ($12.9k MX), and Dental Offices ($12.3k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Retail Trade of Groceries and Food (2.25M), Retail Trade of Textile Products, except Apparel (916k), and Retail Trade of Automobiles and Pickup Trucks (605k).

65.2% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $2.72k MX and 34.8% to men with an average salary of $3.59k MX.

At the level of states, Guerrero had the highest percentage of informal workers with 83.7% corresponding to 74.4k from 88.9k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Baja California Sur with a 26.3% corresponding to 4.48k from 17k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 3.65M, Workforce 2023-Q4
  • $3.81k MX, Average monthly salary 2023-Q4

At fourth quarter of 2023, the people who worked as Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade were 3.65M being a 0.7% higher than the third quarter of 2023. (3.62M).

In the same period, an average salary of $3.81k MX was observed, registering an increase of 4.85%, compared to the third quarter of 2023 ($3.64k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade during the fourth quarter of 2023 were Estado de México (616k), Jalisco (305k), and Ciudad de México (267k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the main positive variations occurred in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave and Estado de México with an increase of 50.4k (27.9%) and 30.8k (5.25%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Ciudad de México and Puebla with a decrease of 37.4k (12.3%) and 31.7k (15.5%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade during fourth quarter of 2023 were Baja California Sur ($6.49k MX), Nuevo León ($5.94k MX), and Coahuila de Zaragoza ($5.66k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the positive salary growth was higher in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave and Colima with an increase of $716 MX (20.7%) and $707 MX (17.1%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Guerrero and San Luis Potosí with a decrease of $767 MX (23.7%) and $494 MX (16%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2023-Q4

  • 34.1, Women
  • 33.5, Men

At fourth quarter of 2023, the male workforce in Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade represented the 39.2% of the employed population and women 60.8%. The male and female workforce was higher in the age group 15 to 24 years (510k men and 699k women).

The highest average salary was $5.44k MX received by men from 35 to 44 years, while the lowest average salary was $1.53k MX received by women from 65 to 74 years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2023-Q4)

  • 10.7, Women
  • 10.8, Men

During the fourth quarter of 2023, male and female workforce in Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade was concentrated in the educational segment with 10 to 12 years of schooling (563k men and 928k women).

The highest average salary was $5.03k MX received by men with 16 to 18 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $1.63k MX received by women with 0 to 3 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade in different industries and economic sectors.

At fourth quarter of 2023, the workforce was higher in Retail Trade of Groceries and Food (38.5%), Retail Trade of Textile Products, except Apparel (15.7%), and Retail Trade of Automobiles and Pickup Trucks (10.4%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Nonmetallic Ore Mining ($15.4k MX), Water Collection, Treatment and Supply ($12.9k MX), and Dental Offices ($12.3k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2023-Q4

  • 65.5%, Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade
  • 54.8%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the fourth quarter of 2023, the labor informality of Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade reached a 65.5%, which implied a decrease from 0.53 percentage points compared to the third quarter of 2023  (66.1%).

The labor informality of this occupation was higher than informality at the country level in 10.8 percentage points during the fourth quarter of 2023.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 83.7%, Guerrero

Less Labor Informality: 26.3 %, Baja California Sur

At fourth quarter of 2023, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade were Guerrero (83.7%), Tlaxcala (83%), and Hidalgo (82.7%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Coahuila de Zaragoza (44.8%), Sonora (44%), and Baja California Sur (26.3%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade during the fourth quarter of 2023 was higher in the age group with 15 to 24 years concentrating 1.21M workers of which 23.3% corresponds to formal employment (282k) and 76.7% to informal employment (927k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 10 to 12 years of schooling concentrating 1.49M workers of which 39.5%  corresponds to formal employment (589k) and 60.5% corresponds to informal employment (902k).