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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2019

11-2021 Marketing Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate marketing policies and programs, such as determining the demand for products and services offered by a firm and its competitors, and identify potential customers. Develop pricing strategies with the goal of maximizing the firm's profits or share of the market while ensuring the firm's customers are satisfied. Oversee product development or monitor trends that indicate the need for new products and services.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
263,680 0.8 % $71.73 $149,200 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $34.14 $46.98 $65.79 $89.10 (5)
Annual Wage (2) $71,010 $97,710 $136,850 $185,320 (5)


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Management of Companies and Enterprises 40,300 1.64 $75.84 $157,750
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 18,830 0.87 $78.28 $162,810
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 17,880 1.20 $70.67 $147,000
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services 9,140 1.87 $73.99 $153,910
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 8,480 0.41 $72.19 $150,160

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 640 2.89 $72.09 $149,960
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services 9,140 1.87 $73.99 $153,910
Other Information Services 5,960 1.84 $84.29 $175,330
Management of Companies and Enterprises 40,300 1.64 $75.84 $157,750
Software Publishers 6,070 1.41 $78.00 $162,240

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Cable and Other Subscription Programming 460 0.86 $91.70 $190,730
Oil and Gas Extraction 430 0.30 $91.38 $190,070
Scientific Research and Development Services 4,690 0.66 $90.54 $188,320
Motion Picture and Video Industries 880 0.21 $86.50 $179,910
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 840 0.16 $85.35 $177,530


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 40,900 2.35 1.31 $81.34 $169,200
Illinois 21,980 3.65 2.03 $64.08 $133,280
New York 21,550 2.26 1.26 $89.59 $186,350
Massachusetts 16,720 4.62 2.57 $69.23 $144,000
Texas 16,290 1.31 0.73 $71.84 $149,420




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Massachusetts 16,720 4.62 2.57 $69.23 $144,000
Illinois 21,980 3.65 2.03 $64.08 $133,280
Connecticut 5,680 3.41 1.90 $76.41 $158,940
District of Columbia 2,320 3.21 1.79 $79.94 $166,280
Minnesota 8,350 2.90 1.62 $69.81 $145,210




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 21,550 2.26 1.26 $89.59 $186,350
New Jersey 11,220 2.74 1.53 $85.72 $178,300
Virginia 5,150 1.33 0.74 $84.60 $175,970
Colorado 3,800 1.42 0.79 $82.68 $171,970
California 40,900 2.35 1.31 $81.34 $169,200





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 28,240 2.92 1.63 $90.77 $188,810
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 19,570 4.18 2.33 $65.12 $135,450
Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH 15,290 5.46 3.04 $70.15 $145,910
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 13,870 2.22 1.24 $75.89 $157,850
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 11,620 4.70 2.62 $87.37 $181,720
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 7,910 2.88 1.61 $69.89 $145,360
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 7,370 2.32 1.29 $83.51 $173,700
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 7,370 3.74 2.08 $71.45 $148,620
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 6,600 5.78 3.22 $96.02 $199,710
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 6,110 1.67 0.93 $68.09 $141,630