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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 $173,990, New York is the highest paying state for marketing managers. It is followed by Delaware (average annual salary $162,540). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [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
$173,990
$96,360 16,500
2 Delaware
$162,540
$108,800 590
3 California
$155,690
$75,890 33,390
4 New Jersey
$153,890
$91,860 11,260
5 Virginia
$153,340
$88,110 3,840
6 District of Columbia
$150,760
$83,860 1,280
7 Colorado
$145,800
$82,030 3,060
8 Pennsylvania
$144,390
$81,260 6,250
9 Texas
$144,270
$80,370 9,570
10 Rhode Island
$138,160
$90,230 550
11 Washington
$134,930
$77,030 5,830
12 Connecticut
$131,980
$76,150 4,970
13 Massachusetts
$131,800
$75,050 11,790
14 North Carolina
$129,670
$75,770 5,650
15 Maryland
$129,560
$72,300 2,980
16 Missouri
$126,370
$77,420 2,590
17 New Hampshire
$126,110
$72,660 1,170
18 Georgia
$125,960
$70,900 7,140
19 Minnesota
$124,920
$75,390 7,800
20 South Dakota
$124,300
$83,270 60
21 Ohio
$122,240
$70,710 5,350
22 Alabama
$120,270
$67,650 530
23 Arkansas
$119,190
$62,500 1,090
24 Michigan
$115,920
$59,920 3,870
25 Montana
$114,390
$69,530 130
26 Kansas
$112,930
$64,520 1,470
27 Illinois
$111,900
$55,650 14,030
28 Florida
$110,060
$57,470 7,600
29 Oregon
$109,470
$51,860 4,830
30 Vermont
$108,020
$56,040 380
31 Wisconsin
$107,850
$67,140 2,980
32 Utah
$105,550
$57,310 2,320
33 Wyoming
$99,730
$65,850 30
34 Nevada
$99,160
$58,310 1,640
35 Indiana
$98,770
$54,410 2,870
36 Arizona
$98,660
$46,770 4,790
37 North Dakota
$97,650
$51,190 310
38 Iowa
$96,630
$56,190 1,920
39 South Carolina
$96,400
$54,390 1,710
40 Kentucky
$95,840
$51,920 1,490
41 Idaho
$95,530
$46,770 860
42 Alaska
$93,810
$65,190 200
43 Nebraska
$92,060
$47,040 1,060
44 Hawaii
$89,760
$49,320 540
45 Oklahoma
$87,980
$48,080 1,420
46 Maine
$86,450
$51,150 810
47 Tennessee
$82,400
$44,420 3,400
48 Mississippi
$80,710
$45,700 470
49 West Virginia
$79,600
$52,130 260
50 Louisiana
$79,040
$45,370 920
51 New Mexico
$76,860
$44,420 350
52 Puerto Rico
$70,570
$37,040 690
53 Guam
$49,760
$29,660 80
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