Advertising Sales Agents

Prospects: Very Favorable

*According to projected annual openings and year-over-year growth

Sell or solicit advertising space, time, or media in publications, signage, TV, radio, or Internet establishments or public spaces.

Number of positions

2012: 18,130    2014: 18,860

Annual job postings

New: 370    Replacement: 530
(Total: 900)   

Salaries in NYC

Starting at:
Up to:

Educational requirements

Minimum education:
High school diploma or equivalent

Work experience:

On-the-job training:
Moderate-term on-the-job training

Education level achieved by workers


Sources: New York State Department of Labor, U.S. Department of Labor.