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Marketing Manager Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of marketing managers in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare marketing manager salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Marketing Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,840
25th Percentile Wage
$92,560
50th Percentile Wage
$126,720
75th Percentile Wage
$170,320
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for marketing managers in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) marketing managers is $170,320. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $126,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid marketing managers is $68,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of marketing managers in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016126,7201.94%4.05%
2015124,260-1.01%-
2014125,5102.55%-
2013122,3100.59%-
2012121,590--

Compare Marketing Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of marketing managers in 23 industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for marketing manager occupations is the metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $140,170. The lowest paying industry is the farm and garden machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $98,370). For detailed marketing manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$140,170
Apparel, Piece Goods, and Notions Merchant Wholesalers
$140,120
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$135,750
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$134,250
Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
$132,940
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$131,810
Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers
$129,120
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$127,930
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$127,080
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$126,870
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$126,870
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$124,150
Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers
$120,510
Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$119,940
Beer, Wine, and Distilled Alcoholic Beverage Merchant Wholesalers
$119,900
Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers
$118,520
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$118,430
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$117,700
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$115,390
Paper and Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers
$114,790
Farm Product Raw Material Merchant Wholesalers
$113,450
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$104,540
Farm and Garden Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers
$98,370

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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