Merchant () is a job in Octopath Traveler.


Skill SP Damage Type Description
Collect 2 Collect money from a single foe.
Tradewinds 7 Type Wind Deal heavy wind damage to a single foe.
Rest 0 Restore one's own HP and SP, and cure status ailments.
Trade Tempest 10 Type Wind Deal wind damage to all foes.
Donate BP 3 Grant 1 BP to an ally.
Sidestep 10 Dodge a single physical attack with a 100% success rate.
Hired Help 0 Pay money to summon hired help to the battlefield.
Bifelgan's Bounty 30 [Divine Skill] Unleash a non-elemental attack on a single foe and receive money equivalent to the damage dealt.

Support SkillsEdit



4 Endless Items When a character with the skill uses an item, there is a 25% chance the

item will not be consumed.

5 Grows on Trees Gain additional money after battles. (Equipping this skill with multiple characters will have no added effect.)
6 Hang Tough When the user is not near death, all attacks that would reduce the user's HP below zero will instead leave the user with 1 HP.
7 SP Saver Halves SP consumption for the equipping character.


Main article: Shrine of the Trader

Located in the west side of Moonstruck Coast, Coastlands.

Bifelgan is the Spirit of Merchants.

Notable MerchantsEdit


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Base Jobs
Base Jobs: Cleric  •  Scholar  •  Merchant  •  Warrior  •  Dancer  •  Apothecary  •  Thief  •  Hunter
Advanced Jobs
Advanced Jobs: Runelord  •  Starseer  •  Sorcerer  •  Warmaster
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