Market Research Analyst and Marketing Specialist Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for market research analysts and marketing specialists in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of market research analysts and marketing specialists among Pennsylvania metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,630
25th Percentile Wage
$45,670
50th Percentile Wage
$61,400
75th Percentile Wage
$83,000
90th Percentile Wage
$111,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for market research analysts and marketing specialists in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $111,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,400. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,630.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of market research analysts and marketing specialists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,400
1.69% 4.92%
2016
$60,360
1.19% -
2015
$59,640
0.30% -
2014
$59,460
0.08% -
2013
$59,410
1.73% -
2012
$58,380
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of market research analysts and marketing specialists in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of market research analysts and marketing specialists in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $40,430 to $86,780. The highest paying area for market research analysts and marketing specialists in Pennsylvania is Newark-Union with a median annual salary of $86,780. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington (mean annual salary $67,180). The lowest paying area is Altoona with a median annual salary of $40,430.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$86,780
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$67,180
Philadelphia
$62,350
Pittsburgh
$62,140
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$56,490
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$55,620
Lebanon
$55,000
State College
$54,120
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$53,930
York-Hanover
$53,850
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$52,950
Reading
$52,940
Lancaster
$52,470
Erie
$50,180
Williamsport
$50,130
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$49,220
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$48,660
Johnstown
$46,880
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$44,400
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$41,960
Altoona
$40,430




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