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Door-To-Door Salesmen, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers

Job Information

Sell goods or services door-to-door or on the street.


  • Good employment opportunities are expected because of the need to replace the large number of workers who leave the occupation each year.
  • Many salespersons work evenings and weekends, particularly during peak retail periods.
  • Employers look for people who enjoy working with others and who have good communication skills, an interest in sales work, a neat appearance, and a courteous demeanor.
  • Although advancement opportunities are limited, having a college degree or a great deal of experience may help retail salespersons move into management positions.


Personality I'm good with people
Salary $22,160/yr ($11.08/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education High School diploma