Market Research Analyst and Marketing Specialist Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of market research analysts and marketing specialists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare market research analyst and marketing specialist salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,260
25th Percentile Wage
$48,290
50th Percentile Wage
$61,060
75th Percentile Wage
$79,220
90th Percentile Wage
$100,370

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for market research analysts and marketing specialists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) market research analysts and marketing specialists is $100,370. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $61,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid market research analysts and marketing specialists is $38,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of market research analysts and marketing specialists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,060
0.72% 7.26%
2016
$60,620
2.23% -
2015
$59,270
-0.22% -
2014
$59,400
3.16% -
2013
$57,520
1.55% -
2012
$56,630
- -

Compare Market Research Analyst and Marketing Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of market research analysts and marketing specialists in eight industries in the federal, state, and local government sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for market research analyst and marketing specialist occupations is the federal executive branch (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $93,820. The lowest paying industry is the local government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $55,940). For detailed market research analyst and marketing specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$93,820
Federal government, including USPS
$93,630
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$61,060
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$58,410
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$57,710
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$57,640
State government, including schools and hospitals
$56,120
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$55,940

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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