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Buyers & Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

Sources for data displayed in, or linked from, this career's career overview are listed below. Unless otherwise stated:

  • Data from O*NET projects was collected under the O*NET-SOC 2019 occupation 13-1021.00 (Buyers & Purchasing Agents, Farm Products).
  • BLS projections data was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 13-1020 (Buyers and Purchasing Agents).
  • BLS industry employment data was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 13-1020 (Buyers and Purchasing Agents).
  • BLS wage data was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 13-1020 (Buyers and Purchasing Agents).
  • BLS state employment data was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 13-1020 (Buyers and Purchasing Agents).
  • Data from other sources was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 13-1021 (Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products).
Also called

2021 (analyst) reported job titles

Source: O*NET 27.1 Database

Career video

CareerOneStop career videos

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What they do

O*NET-SOC 2019 taxonomy

Source: O*NET 27.1 Database

On the job, you would

2013 (incumbent) task statements

Source: O*NET 27.1 Database

Knowledge

2013 (incumbent) knowledge ratings

Source: O*NET 27.1 Database

Skills

2013 (analyst) skills ratings

Source: O*NET 27.1 Database

Abilities

2013 (analyst) abilities ratings

Source: O*NET 27.1 Database

Personality

2008 (analyst) interests ratings
2013 (incumbent) work styles ratings

Source: O*NET 27.1 Database

Technology

O*NET technology examples

Source: O*NET 27.1 Database

Education

2013 (analyst) job zone ratings
CareerOneStop training links
CareerOneStop certification links
CareerOneStop license links

Sources: O*NET 27.1 Database, CareerOneStop external site

Job Outlook

2021-2031 BLS projections data
2021 BLS wage data
CareerOneStop local wage links
2021 BLS state employment data

BLS projections data was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 13-1020 (Buyers and Purchasing Agents).

BLS wage data was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 13-1020 (Buyers and Purchasing Agents).

BLS state employment data was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 13-1020 (Buyers and Purchasing Agents).

Sources: Bureau of Labor Statistics EP external site, Bureau of Labor Statistics OEWS external site, CareerOneStop external site

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O*NET related occupations
2021 BLS industry employment by occupation

BLS industry employment data was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 13-1020 (Buyers and Purchasing Agents).

Sources: O*NET 27.1 Database, Bureau of Labor Statistics EP external site