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Marketing Assistant Salary

The average salary for a Marketing Assistant is $35,055 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$26,025 - $46,596
(Median)
$26K
$35K
$47K
MEDIAN: $35,054
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$10.09 - $19.57
(Median)
$10
$14
$20
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$26,025 - $46,596  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,087  
Profit Sharing
$252.97 - $4,041  
Commission
$0.00 - $10,267  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,770 - $45,342  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,366
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.09 - $19.57  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.82 - $9.92  
Overtime
$14.79 - $29.49  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,087  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $10,267  
Profit Sharing
$252.97 - $4,041  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$23,770 - $45,342  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,941
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Job Description for Marketing Assistant

A marketing assistant is an employee who works within a company’s marketing department. He or she typically works to help with data collection and analysis for market research. The assistant likely helps perform administrative duties for the rest of the marketing department. The assistant can be tasked with researching various cost factors for prospective marketing campaigns, as well as helping to coordinate existing campaigns by filtering necessary information among marketing, sales, and advertising teams.

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Marketing Assistant Tasks

  • Participate in marketing activities and policies to promote products and services.
  • Provide administrative support to the marketing department by preparing reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions.
  • Assist in gathering information on competitors and methods of marketing and distribution.

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Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Marketing Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as a Marketing Assistant?

Marketing Assistant in Los Angeles:
Pros: My supervisor is open to my thoughts and contributions. Edits and suggestions I make are usually put into effect, or cause other ideas to bounce off of mine.
Cons: It's a part-time desk job, where it revolves me spending time around my computer all day.

Marketing Assistant in Baltimore:
"Stressful, busy, detail-oriented, management, technical."
Pros: I have many different roles within the organization. I am involved in most business functions.
Cons: I am too busy and have too many tasks outside of the scope of my job. The will not change my job title to reflect my duties.

Marketing Assistant in Cleveland:
"Begin Day In Prayer. Contact With Clients."
Pros: That it is a family office and the atmosphere is always positive.
Cons: If I had to not like anything, it would be that I don't work enough hours there.

Marketing Assistant in Newark:
"Marketing Assistant."
Pros: What I like most about my job is the freedom of creativity.
Cons: I do not like to organization and flow of work. It is not clear what job I am supposed to do.

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Experience Affects Marketing Assistant Salaries




National Average
$33,000


Skills That Affect Marketing Assistant Salaries


Event Planning
up arrow 4%

Market Research
up arrow 4%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 3%

Powerpoint
up arrow 2%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 2%

Graphic Design
up arrow 1%

Marketing Communications
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Adobe Photoshop
0%

Email Marketing
0%

National Average
$33,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Advertising
up arrow 2%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 770 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 29%
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