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Unformatted text preview: ers, peripherals, and electronic equipment, account for just under 55% of the wholesaler employers. Nondurable jobs account for 34% of wholesaler employment, with the largest number selling groceries and related products. The remaining wholesale jobs are with business-to-business sellers, electronic marketers, and agents and brokers. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average annual pay for this sector was $68,124 in 2010, an increase of 4.1%. This is more than 42% higher than the nonfarm average for all industries. The Wholesale Trade TRADE, TRAnSPORTATIOn, AnD UTILITIES EMPLOyMEnT TRADE, TRANSPORTATION, AND UTILITIES EMPLOYMENT 2003–2012 2003-2012 (In Thousands) (In Thousands) Year 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010a 2011b 2012c Wholesale Trade 92.1 91.9 93.5 96.4 99.3 100.1 93.3 90.9 92.3 93.3 Retail Trade 239.5 241.3 245.8 248.3 253.5 252.6 238.3 236.7 239.8 242.2 Total Trade 331.6 333.2 339.3 344.7 352.8 352.7 331.6 327.6 332.1 335.5 Transportation and Warehous...
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