Career Details

Medical Equipment Sales

Career Overview

A medical equipment sales representative promotes, markets, and sells medical equipment to hospitals, physicians, and surgery centers.


A four-year bachelor's degree in a science-related field or business (with a science-related minor) may be required to obtain this position.

Salary Expectations

Low End:
High End:
$56,000 /yr
$100,000 /yr
$166,000 /yr

Recommended Courses

  • Math - as much as possible!
  • Business
  • English - as much as possible!
  • Communication
  • Science - as much as possible, including psychology!
Future Outlook

The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.

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Work Environment

A medical equipment sales representative works for an organization that makes medical equipment. This job may require long hours and a lot of travel.


Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook

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