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Marketing Average Salary in United States 2018

How much money does a person working in Marketing make in United States?

5,694 USD per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Marketing in United States typically earns around 5,694 USD per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Marketing jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Marketing Jobs Salary Distribution in United States

25% of people earn
3,333 USD
or less
50% of people earn
4,500 USD
or less
75% of people earn
6,667 USD
or less
1,333 USD
4,500 USD
35,000 USD

Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles

Marketing salaries in United States range between 1,333 USD per month (minimum salary) to 35,000 USD per month (maximum salary).

The median salary is 4,500 USD per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Marketing are earning less than 4,500 USD while the other half are earning more than 4,500 USD. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph, with the group earning more than the median salary.

Closely related to the median are two similar values: the 25th and 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Marketing are earning less than 3,333 USD while 75% of them are earning more than 3,333 USD. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Marketing are earning less than 6,667 USD while 25% of them are earning more than 6,667 USD.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should I be looking at?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both the average and the median, then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you. You have plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. Luckily for you, we have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary

Marketing Salary Trend and Forecast in United States

How are Marketing salaries changing over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average Marketing salary in United States in recent years.

Average Salary 2015    =  
5,242 USD
Average Salary 2016    +3%  
5,388 USD
Average Salary 2017    +3%  
5,539 USD
Average Salary 2018    +3%  
5,694 USD
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Marketing salaries in United States are on the rise in the year 2018 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2018 are 3% higher than those of 2017. The trend suggests a slow yet slow continous increase in pay in 2019 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.

Marketing Average Hourly Wage in United States

29 USD per hour
Average Hourly Wage

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in United States for Marketing is 29 USD. This means that the average person in United States earns approximatly 29 USD for every worked hour.

Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage, the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and is considered to the be the standard.

Salary Comparison By Job Title (Average Monthly Salary)

Job TitleAverage Salary
Account Handler5,417 USD
Affiliate Manager5,000 USD
Assistant Marketing Manager4,471 USD
Associate Product Manager3,981 USD
Brand Manager6,903 USD
Brand Marketing6,708 USD
Campaign Specialist2,667 USD
Chief Marketing Officer 35,000 USD
Communications Officer2,456 USD
Copy Writing3,292 USD
Digital Marketing Strategist 7,375 USD
Event Marketing4,727 USD
Market Development Manager5,582 USD
Market Research Analyst4,201 USD
Market Research Manager7,158 USD
Market Segmentation Director9,750 USD
Marketing Advisor4,653 USD
Marketing Analyst5,208 USD
Marketing Assistant2,712 USD
Marketing Coordinator3,270 USD
Marketing Director8,188 USD
Marketing Executive8,338 USD
Marketing Manager5,500 USD
Marketing Officer16,125 USD
Marketing Specialist4,105 USD
Outbound Sales5,458 USD
Product Development4,861 USD
Product Manager7,714 USD
Product Marketing Manager8,573 USD
Sales Manager10,535 USD
Senior Marketing Consultant6,250 USD
Web Content Manager5,417 USD

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Salary Comparison By State (Average Monthly Salary)

StateAverage Salary
Arizona5,204 USD
California6,680 USD
Colorado5,178 USD
Connecticut3,242 USD
District of Columbia5,208 USD
Florida5,463 USD
Georgia4,408 USD
Illinois6,640 USD
Indiana4,528 USD
Kansas3,042 USD
Maryland3,556 USD
Massachusetts6,829 USD
Michigan6,268 USD
Minnesota9,125 USD
Missouri6,597 USD
Nevada3,563 USD
New Jersey6,492 USD
New York5,571 USD
North Carolina6,385 USD
Ohio4,529 USD
Oklahoma3,500 USD
Oregon3,895 USD
Pennsylvania3,722 USD
Tennessee3,472 USD
Texas4,683 USD
Utah8,033 USD
Virginia5,600 USD
Washington7,150 USD
Wisconsin5,146 USD

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