Project Director, Marketing Research Salary

Average Marketing Research Project Directors in the United States make around $54K annually. Total incomes of Marketing Research Project Directors incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $7K from bonuses and close to $10K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $38K and $97K. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Women account for the majority of Marketing Research Project Directors who responded to the questionnaire — 67 percent to be exact. Most enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little less than one-half. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$38,502 - $92,955

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$9.86 - $27.80

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$38,502 - $92,955  
   
Bonus
$302.01 - $6,953  
Profit Sharing
$817 - $9,787  
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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$38,302 - $97,051  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 127
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$9.86 - $27.80  
   
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$302.01 - $6,953  
   
Profit Sharing
$817 - $9,787  
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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$38,302 - $97,051  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Job Description for Project Director, Marketing Research

Marketing research project directors are in charge of gathering information about current and/or potential customers, analyzing data, and presenting it to relevant individuals within their organization.Typical duties performed by these professionals include collecting and analyzing data from various sources, as well as communicating these findings with subordinates and other departments within the company. They generate reports for other manages to explain options, lay out plans, and report results. Marketing research project directors may also work with research partners, external vendors, and others to collect data for analyzing internal and external factors that impact their business.

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Project Director, Marketing Research Tasks

  • Maintain awareness in market changes and adjust marketing strategies accordingly.
  • Forecast marketing and sales trends, identify potential markets and propose and maintain an organizational plan.
  • Plan and direct marketing research program and strategies within an organization.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development and adherence.

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Marketing Research Project Directors typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Market Research and Project Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Project Management. It is not unusual for someone who knows Market Research to be familiar with Project Management as well.

Pay by Experience Level for Project Director, Marketing Research

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


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Marketing Research Project Directors. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $50K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $60K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $63K in this role. Marketing Research Project Directors who have acquired more than 20 years of relevant experience earn significantly more than folks with fewer years on their resumes; the average income in this veteran group is $78K.

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Experience Affects Project Director, Marketing Research Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$54,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Project Director, Marketing Research Salaries

National Average
$54,000

Market Research
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 18%
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