Salary for Marketing Managers

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Marketing Managers have the responsibility of formulating, managing, and evaluating all advertising campaigns and programs a company takes on. Individuals with backgrounds in marketing, social media, management, and sales are best suited to this career path. Other skills needed as a Marketing Manager include decision making skills, the ability to research, an understanding of how to innovate, and a the ability to creatively problem solve. those working for influential or otherwise competitive or successful companies should expect to make more depending on their experience and successful track record. Companies can also offer incentives based on the success of specific marketing campaigns or initiatives.

A Marketing Manager can get an average wage on a scale from $74,620 and $208,000 based on levels of tenure. can get an average compensation of one hundred and fifty-four thousand four hundred and seventy dollars per annum.

can get the best compensation in New York, where they can get average pay scales of about $194,940. People in this category of job are paid at the highest average level in Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, where they can earn job pay of $176,990.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 60.59 percent nationwide in that time.


Marketing Managers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Finance and Insurance
Management of Companies and Enterprises

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Public Administration
Accommodation and Food Services
Health Care and Social Assistance
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Educational Services