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Marketing Associate Salary

A Marketing Associate earns an average salary of $41,124 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,282 - $58,914
(Median)
$30K
$41K
$59K
MEDIAN: $41,123
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$11.07 - $20.99
(Median)
$11
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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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$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,282 - $58,914  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,221  
Profit Sharing
$507 - $8,557  
Commission
$0.00 - $20,226  
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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$29,450 - $60,046  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,288
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$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.07 - $20.99  
   
Overtime
$17.19 - $35.94  
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.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,221  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $20,226  
Profit Sharing
$507 - $8,557  
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).
)
$29,450 - $60,046  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 437

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Job Description for Marketing Associate

Marketing associates generally work in entry-level positions within a marketing team. They can work in numerous industries, such as medical or entertainment fields, and they often work with a team of other marketing associates and are usually overseen by a company's head of marketing. While some marketing associates do a lot of administrative duties, this job is not limited to just that. They might do research, edit marketing copy or follow industry trends.

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Marketing Associate Tasks

  • Research, maintain and report on marketing data to aid management in determining marketing direction.
  • Assist in creating materials used for proposals, correspondence and presentation materials and reports.
  • Support marketing day-to-day operations including media campaigns, promotions and projects.
  • Arrange and coordinate special events, projects and mailings.

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What is it like working as a Marketing Associate?

Marketing Associate in Las Vegas:
"Corporate culture, work flexibility, stress level, fair pay."
Pros: Very flexible and able to grow in the company.
Cons: Not enough pay. Not much of responsibilities given.

Marketing Associate in San Francisco:
"Exciting, Challenging, Constantly Changing, Fast."
Pros: I've taken on the leadership role and have the ability to create and implement my own ideas. Organizing events from start to finish and being able to analyze the returns on investments. Eventually learning what works and what has not.
Cons: Not enough people to delegate tasks to. I need more power, and lead way to get things done quicker and more efficiently.

Marketing Associate in Watsonville:
"Entry Level."
Pros: It's a great way to gain experience in something with tangible skill sets. I'm learning HTML coding, inbound marketing practices, and general office etiquette.
Cons: After being promoted from Intern to Associate, I often am still viewed as the intern and as a result take a low priority. Poor communication facilitated this, combined with a poor understanding of what it is I actually do.

Marketing Associate in Freeport:
"Love It."
Pros: I get to work on projects I am passionate about and with a variety of different partners. I love the perks of working with numerous external partners. My clients have become great friends.
Cons: The work comes in ebbs and flows - sometimes it is calm and manageable, while other times it's chaotic and demanding.

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Experience Affects Marketing Associate Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 23%


National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Marketing Associate Salaries



Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Powerpoint
up arrow 1%

Marketing Communications
0%

Event Planning
0%

National Average
$41,000

Email Marketing
up arrow 1%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Copywriting
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 519 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 16%
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