The salary statistics of marketing managers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of marketing managers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The marketing 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for marketing managers. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $178,690. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $131,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $67,490. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is almost 164% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of marketing managers from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of marketing managers in 19 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 marketing managers occupations is the mining sector with an annual salary $157,270. The lowest paying sector is the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector (annual salary $86,880).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
From the above tables we note that not only marketing 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 marketing managers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $49,760 to $173,990. The highest paying state for marketing managers is New York with a median annual salary of $173,990. The lowest paying state is Guam with a median annual salary of $49,760. For more salary information of marketing managers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New York|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |