National Compensation Survey - Wages

Occupational Classification System Manual

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MOG C—Sales Occupations
Sales Related Occupations
C284 AUCTIONEERS
Sell articles or farm products at auction to highest bidder. Appraise merchandise before sale and assemble merchandise in lots according to estimated value of individual items. Select articles to be auctioned at suggestion of bidders or by own choice. Appraise items, provide background information, ask for starting price, continue to ask for bids, and close sale to highest bidder.

Last modified: October 16, 2001