Propane Salesman

-Hank Hill

Propane salesmen need training too!

The National Propane Gas Association (NPGA) requires you to pass the Certified Employee Training Program (CETP) which is a course and at the end there’s a skill assessment. This assessment and course will provide on the job training for anyone interested in such an amazing job. It is also used to provide standard conditions to be used in their job.


Basic Skills- Obviously be a good salesman and most importantly, KNOW YOUR PRODUCT.


Job outlook and Salary?

AmeriGas employees earn on average $36,000 annually. That is $17 an hour which is 52% lower than the national average at $61,000 a year. As long as there's propane and a need for it there will always be propane salesmen, always.

Any room to grow?

The national account manager is the highest paying job at AmeriGas earning $83,000 annually. This equates to $40 an hour and is 4% higher than the national average. This job deals with a few individual clients assigned instead of the general public.
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