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Salaries and Career Resources

The marketing research industry is one of the most exciting and fastest growing business sectors in the United States. Take a look at the following:

Marketing Researcher Average Corporate Salaries by Job Title

Title Salary Title Salary
President/CEO $225,143 Director of Marketing $145,500
Senior VP or VP $281,796 Marketing Manager $97,625
Market Research Director/ Sr. Director $174,314 Consultant $105,100
Market Research Manager $129,697 Statistician $170,000
Consumer Insights Manager $122,978 Brand or Product Manager $103,300
Business Development $103,864 Director of Research $119,528
Communications Director/Manager $97,667 Project Manager $96.059
Business Market Analyst $72,667 Senior Research Analyst $92,989
Research Analyst $63,818 Research Assistant $57,500

Figures shown are results of a study conducted by Quirks Enterprises, Inc. in 2017


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Marketing Research Facts

  • US News & World Report ranks Market Research Analyst #1 on their 2015 list of “Best Business Jobs” and #14 on their 2015 list of “The 100 Best Jobs.”
    • The rankings are based on 10-year job growth volume, 10-year job growth percentage, median salary, job prospects, employment rate, stress level, and work-life balance.
  • According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of Market Research Analysts is projected to grow 32% from 2012-2022, which is much faster than the average growth of 11%.

Do you think you might be interested in a career in marketing research?  Check out the following links to see if it is the career for you!

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