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Highest Paying Cities for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists

The top 100 highest paying cities for market research analysts and marketing specialists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of market research analysts and marketing specialists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $108,460, California-Lexington Park, USA is the highest paying city for market research analysts and marketing specialists. It is followed by San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California (average annual salary $101,940). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of market research analysts and marketing specialists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 California-Lexington Park, USA
$108,460
60
2 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$101,940
13,780
3 Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina
$88,020
100
4 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$86,820
15,350
5 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$86,780
6,810
6 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$86,010
200
7 Battle Creek, Michigan
$85,770
250
8 Niles-Benton Harbor, Michigan
$84,180
270
9 Framingham, Massachusetts
$83,590
1,580
10 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$81,260
22,100
11 Wilmington, New Jersey
$78,440
1,610
12 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$77,900
14,140
13 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$77,540
5,280
14 Monroe, Michigan
$76,450
70
15 Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$76,120
60
16 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$76,040
3,100
17 San Rafael, USA
$75,900
940
18 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$75,890
14,890
19 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$75,890
2,180
20 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$75,350
50
21 Victoria, Texas
$75,200
40
22 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$75,010
52,890
23 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$74,940
64,630
24 Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$74,900
30
25 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$74,120
1,260
26 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$73,980
1,890
27 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$73,270
1,120
28 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$73,000
870
29 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$72,980
6,710
30 Nashua, New Hampshire
$72,910
480
31 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$72,810
17,770
32 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$72,390
20,640
33 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$72,300
34,520
34 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$72,100
17,990
35 North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$72,090
30
36 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$71,900
4,820
37 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$71,790
13,840
38 Lynn-Saugus-Marblehead, USA
$71,710
50
39 Odessa, Texas
$71,390
40
40 Longview, Washington
$71,370
60
41 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$71,300
9,190
42 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$70,820
980
43 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$70,580
40
44 Jackson, Michigan
$70,330
110
45 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$70,240
10,940
46 Napa, California
$70,210
370
47 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$69,990
2,860
48 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$69,820
150
49 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$69,800
7,500
50 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$69,580
2,210
51 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$69,450
540
52 Peoria, Illinois
$69,380
590
53 Sumter, South Carolina
$69,140
90
54 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$69,070
2,070
55 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$68,800
2,150
56 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$68,750
5,820
57 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$68,420
5,290
58 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$68,410
11,370
59 South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$68,400
110
60 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$68,370
830
61 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$68,130
800
62 Decatur, Alabama
$68,040
40
63 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$67,530
12,530
64 Anchorage, Alaska
$67,490
350
65 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$67,420
3,300
66 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$67,180
15,480
67 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$67,150
510
68 Boulder, Colorado
$66,860
1,870
69 Merced, California
$66,720
120
70 Worcester, Massachusetts
$66,500
890
71 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$66,470
8,600
72 Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$65,920
30
73 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$65,850
9,260
74 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$65,790
2,450
75 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$65,750
3,990
76 West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$65,730
100
77 Richmond, Virginia
$65,660
3,290
78 Homosassa Springs, USA
$65,440
40
79 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$65,070
1,740
80 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$65,020
10,850
81 Spartanburg, South Carolina
$64,850
520
82 St Louis, Missouri
$64,850
5,650
83 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$64,750
28,440
84 Dalton, Georgia
$64,730
200
85 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$64,480
1,460
86 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$64,060
200
87 Syracuse, New York
$64,050
900
88 Midland, Texas
$63,820
70
89 Manchester, New Hampshire
$63,790
340
90 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$63,520
260
91 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$63,470
35,960
92 New Bern, USA
$63,450
60
93 Greeley, Colorado
$63,040
310
94 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas
$63,010
100
95 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$62,930
1,580
96 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$62,820
25,110
97 Amarillo, Texas
$62,540
170
98 Ithaca, New York
$62,460
90
99 Springfield, Illinois
$62,410
420
100 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$62,350
4,750
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