Marketing Intern Salary

Marketing Interns in the United States take home approximately $12.35 per hour on average. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Nearly one in six report receiving medical coverage from their employers and approximately one in ten collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Women make up a slight majority of Marketing Interns (58 percent) survey respondents. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
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$17,817 - $53,039
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$30K
$53K
MEDIAN: $29,634
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$9.21 - $17.67
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MEDIAN: $12.35
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$17,817 - $53,039  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
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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$19,183 - $39,698  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.21 - $17.67  
   
Overtime
$11.07 - $29.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
   
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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$19,183 - $39,698  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 417

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Job Description for Marketing Intern

Most marketing interns are nearing graduation from their college careers and have an interest in the field, and a marketing internship can be a stepping stone from college life to a marketing career.

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Marketing Intern Tasks

  • Assist executives in daily administrative tasks.
  • Support marketing strategies and online marketing initiatives.

Common Career Paths for Marketing Intern


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Marketing Interns' salaries may rise greatly for those who assume a higher-end position such as a Marketing Director. The average Marketing Director brings home $80K per year. The most common next step for a Marketing Intern is to become a Marketing Coordinator or a Marketing Manager. The former position pays an additional $13K per year on average, and the latter position pays $35K more per year.

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Popular Skills for Marketing Intern


Survey participants wield an impressively varied skill set on the job. Most notably, facility with Advertising, Strategic Marketing, and Sales are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 20 percent, 10 percent, and 8 percent, respectively. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Content Management, Event Planning, and Event Management. The majority of those who know Market Research also know Graphic Design.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $25,900

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Marketing Interns will find that San Francisco offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 33 percent. Marketing Interns can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Jose (+22 percent), Houston (+21 percent), Cleveland (+20 percent), and Minneapolis (+20 percent). Marketing Interns' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Marketing Interns in Atlanta bring in salaries that are 20 percent lower than the national average. Employers also pay below the national average in Chicago (16 percent lower) and Dallas (5 percent lower).

Marketing Intern Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Marketing Intern?

Marketing Intern in Springdale:
"Marketing intern."
Pros: Autonomous work environment with friendly team members. Great summer intern series program, where interns get to attend professional development workshops and visit manufacturing plants.
Cons: Little to no guidance for job training.

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Key Stats for Marketing Intern

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
37%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
2%
20 years or more
0%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Marketing Intern Salaries

▲39%

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National Average
$26,000

Skills That Affect Marketing Intern Salaries

Advertising
▲20%

Strategic Marketing
▲10%

Sales
▲8%



Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▼0%

National Average
$26,000

Email Marketing
▼2%

Online Marketing
▼2%


Graphic Design
▼6%

Event Management
▼11%

Event Planning
▼17%

Content Management
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
37%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
2%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 82%