﻿ SQL: Display the unique designations for the employees

# SQL Exercise: Display the unique designations for the employees

## SQL employee Database: Exercise-3 with Solution

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3. From the following table, write a SQL query to find the unique designations of the employees. Return job name.

Sample table: employees

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Sample Solution:

``````SELECT DISTINCT job_name
FROM employees;
``````

Sample Output:

``` job_name
-----------
CLERK
SALESMAN
MANAGER
PRESIDENT
ANALYST
(5 rows)
```

Explanation:

The said query in SQL that retrieves all distinct (unique) values in the "job_name" column of the 'employees' table .

The DISTINCT keyword eliminates duplicate values from the result set, so this query will only return a list of unique job names that are stored in the 'employees' table.

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