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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,300
25th Percentile Wage
$50,340
50th Percentile Wage
$69,510
75th Percentile Wage
$102,330
90th Percentile Wage
$139,220

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 $139,220. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38,300.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.41
25th Percentile Wage
$24.20
50th Percentile Wage
$33.42
75th Percentile Wage
$49.20
90th Percentile Wage
$66.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for market research analysts and marketing specialists in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $66.93. The median hourly salary is $33.42. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.41.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of market research analysts and marketing specialists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201669,5100.60%-3.61%
201569,090-0.26%-
201469,270-0.91%-
201369,900-3.03%-
201272,020--

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 $42,520 to $75,870. The highest paying area for market research analysts and marketing specialists in Washington is Seattle-Bellevue-Everett with a median annual salary of $75,870. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue (mean annual salary $74,030). The lowest paying area is Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $42,520.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$75,870
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$74,030
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$70,580
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$62,370
Bremerton-Silverdale
$61,680
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$60,800
Longview
$59,390
Olympia
$57,730
Spokane
$55,940
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$53,710
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$49,760
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$48,830
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$48,200
Tacoma
$46,830
Bellingham
$46,440
Yakima
$46,300
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$42,520



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