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Advertising and Promotions Manager Salary Information

The salary statistics of advertising and promotions managers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of advertising and promotions managers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The advertising and promotions managers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Advertising and Promotions Manager Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,950
25th Percentile Wage
$67,000
50th Percentile Wage
$100,810
75th Percentile Wage
$147,640
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for advertising and promotions managers. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $147,640. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $100,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,950. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is almost 228% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of advertising and promotions managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016100,8104.88%12.12%
201595,890-0.87%-
201496,7202.94%-
201393,8805.63%-
201288,590--

Table 2. Advertising and Promotions Manager Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of advertising and promotions managers in 17 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for advertising and promotions managers occupations is the professional, scientific, and technical services sector with an annual salary $113,950. The lowest paying sector is the accommodation and food services sector (annual salary $61,080).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$113,950
Finance and Insurance
$113,430
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$110,060
Construction
$101,640
Transportation and Warehousing
$100,640
Manufacturing
$99,050
Wholesale Trade
$96,670
Educational Services
$94,150
Information
$93,120
Federal, State, and Local Government
$92,620
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$91,650
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$91,560
Retail Trade
$86,500
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$80,610
Health Care and Social Assistance
$74,900
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$74,310
Accommodation and Food Services
$61,080

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Advertising and Promotions Managers by States

From the above tables we note that not only advertising and promotions managers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of advertising and promotions managers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $49,860 to $148,020. The highest paying state for advertising and promotions managers is New York with a median annual salary of $148,020. The lowest paying state is Guam with a median annual salary of $49,860. For more salary information of advertising and promotions managers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
New York
$148,020
Delaware
$141,860
New Jersey
$137,430
Massachusetts
$121,180
Washington
$121,070
Florida
$118,750
Connecticut
$118,080
North Carolina
$117,220
Minnesota
$117,030
Colorado
$115,930
Maryland
$113,940
Virginia
$112,600
Vermont
$110,330
District of Columbia
$103,760
Pennsylvania
$102,980
California
$99,100
Wisconsin
$98,850
Missouri
$97,120
Georgia
$96,630
Texas
$94,520
Arkansas
$93,090
Nevada
$91,580
Ohio
$89,830
Michigan
$87,670
New Hampshire
$87,560
Alabama
$85,890
Illinois
$83,080
Iowa
$82,820
Maine
$79,980
Alaska
$78,330
Indiana
$76,050
Kentucky
$75,920
Puerto Rico
$75,170
North Dakota
$73,580
South Carolina
$73,250
Kansas
$73,130
Oregon
$72,730
Arizona
$69,380
Nebraska
$67,030
Utah
$66,510
Tennessee
$66,400
Hawaii
$63,060
West Virginia
$59,730
Mississippi
$59,530
New Mexico
$59,380
Oklahoma
$59,330
Louisiana
$57,300
Rhode Island
$57,010
Idaho
$56,170
Guam
$49,860


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