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Highest Paying States for Marketing Managers

The highest paying states for marketing managers (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 marketing managers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $177,950, New York is the highest paying state for marketing managers. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $159,800). 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 marketing managers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Marketing Managers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 New York
$177,950
$97,600 16,430
2 New Jersey
$159,800
$96,280 10,960
3 Virginia
$156,880
$91,380 4,170
4 Delaware
$155,840
$110,500 670
5 California
$153,080
$78,730 33,380
6 Colorado
$152,650
$86,700 3,410
7 District of Columbia
$151,300
$90,540 1,410
8 Washington
$144,630
$80,370 5,610
9 Rhode Island
$143,780
$91,560 650
10 Texas
$143,110
$73,750 10,500
11 Arkansas
$139,620
$73,530 1,540
12 Pennsylvania
$138,960
$79,390 6,960
13 Massachusetts
$136,090
$74,230 12,770
14 Maryland
$135,490
$78,150 3,560
15 Connecticut
$132,800
$77,900 5,430
16 North Carolina
$132,300
$76,940 5,790
17 Georgia
$131,370
$74,440 7,740
18 New Hampshire
$128,650
$74,430 1,080
19 Minnesota
$127,750
$77,860 8,090
20 Missouri
$124,980
$62,090 2,850
21 South Dakota
$123,610
$84,380 70
22 Michigan
$122,480
$68,040 4,540
23 Ohio
$118,630
$67,860 5,720
24 Kansas
$115,930
$65,580 1,560
25 Illinois
$111,820
$60,270 16,720
26 Oregon
$111,550
$55,050 4,690
27 Wisconsin
$111,210
$71,860 2,800
28 Nevada
$110,540
$66,300 1,730
29 Alabama
$110,350
$59,910 540
30 Montana
$107,710
$60,340 150
31 Florida
$105,910
$54,850 8,450
32 Utah
$103,330
$58,570 2,720
33 Vermont
$102,590
$54,620 490
34 Arizona
$100,470
$48,750 5,860
35 Tennessee
$99,650
$50,290 3,600
36 North Dakota
$98,970
$55,560 280
37 Hawaii
$98,660
$55,170 580
38 South Carolina
$98,150
$56,580 1,800
39 Indiana
$97,280
$56,480 2,940
40 Iowa
$96,120
$58,860 2,250
41 Kentucky
$94,180
$48,900 1,700
42 Alaska
$91,820
$49,690 220
43 Idaho
$91,030
$48,580 890
44 Maine
$90,720
$54,270 930
45 Oklahoma
$90,350
$51,180 1,380
46 Mississippi
$89,200
$46,710 470
47 Nebraska
$87,900
$49,650 1,360
48 Wyoming
$85,080
$44,070 40
49 West Virginia
$83,840
$54,500 320
50 Louisiana
$82,170
$51,110 780
51 New Mexico
$80,330
$46,100 390
52 Puerto Rico
$72,590
$37,900 650
53 Virgin Islands
$60,910
$33,280 40
54 Guam
$56,190
$33,670 80
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