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Sales Engineers

Overview

Sales engineers sell technological and scientific products and services to businesses. They have a strong understanding of the parts and functions of the products. They also understand the complex scientific processes that make theses products work and are able to explain the processes to prospective buyers. There were approximately 72,200 sales engineers employed in the United States in May 2015, according to the Department of Labor.

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

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Outlook

About as Fast as the Average
Personality Traits

Outgoing

Scientific

Technical

Career Ladder
Sales Engineer Manager

Sales Engineer

Engineer