Market Research Analyst and Marketing Specialist Salary Information in Washington

The average annual and hourly salaries for market research analysts and marketing specialists in the state of Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of market research analysts and marketing specialists amongst Washington cities 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 Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,550
25th Percentile Wage
$52,700
50th Percentile Wage
$71,650
75th Percentile Wage
$106,480
90th Percentile Wage
$145,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for market research analysts and marketing specialists in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $145,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,550.

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
$71,650
2.99% -0.52%
2016
$69,510
0.60% -
2015
$69,090
-0.26% -
2014
$69,270
-0.91% -
2013
$69,900
-3.03% -
2012
$72,020
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of market research analysts and marketing specialists in some Washington cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of market research analysts and marketing specialists in state of Washington ranges from $44,660 to $77,900. The highest paying area for market research analysts and marketing specialists in Washington is Seattle-Bellevue-Everett with a median annual salary of $77,900. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue (mean annual salary $75,890). The lowest paying area is Lewiston with a median annual salary of $44,660.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$77,900
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$75,890
Longview
$71,370
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$70,580
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$68,420
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$62,100
Olympia
$61,340
Bremerton-Silverdale
$59,730
Spokane
$55,350
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$52,670
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$51,540
Tacoma
$51,330
Yakima
$49,140
Bellingham
$47,480
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$46,630
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$46,030
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$45,990
Lewiston
$44,660




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