Entry-Level Marketing Specialist Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Marketing Specialists lies in the neighborhood of $44K annually. The range in cash compensation to Entry-Level Marketing Specialists (largely between $31K and $61K) includes potential earnings of $5K from bonuses, $8K from profit sharing, and commissions of $12K in exceptional cases. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Marketing Specialists is high. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Women account for the majority of Entry-Level Marketing Specialists who responded to the questionnaire — 67 percent to be exact. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$32,563 - $60,639
(Median)
$33K
$44K
$61K
MEDIAN: $44,448
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$11.45 - $23.74
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$17
$24
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$32,563 - $60,639  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,342  
Profit Sharing
$258.31 - $7,545  
Commission
$587 - $12,365  
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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$30,592 - $61,164  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 3,494
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.45 - $23.74  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.25  
Overtime
$16.46 - $34.67  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,342  
   
Commission
$587 - $12,365  
Profit Sharing
$258.31 - $7,545  
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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$30,592 - $61,164  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 811
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Federal Express Corporation (FedEx) offers the best pay with a median salary of $62K, though salaries there don't seem that varied, bottoming out near $58K and maxing out at just $74K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,716

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

For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Marketing Specialists in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 39 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Marketing Specialists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Jose (+25 percent), New York (+19 percent), Washington (+13 percent), and Boston (+12 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 5 percent south of the national average, can be found in Minneapolis. Atlanta and Houston are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 4 percent lower and 3 percent lower, respectively.

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Skills That Affect Marketing Specialist Salaries



Email Marketing
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National Average
$44,000

Marketing Communications
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Microsoft Excel
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Market Research
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Powerpoint
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Event Planning
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 698 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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