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Promotions Manager Salary

For Promotions Managers, annual average wages total $47K per year. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Women Promotions Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Most Promotions Managers report high levels of job satisfaction.
$27,464 - $81,143
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47K
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MEDIAN: $46,739
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$9.91 - $23.70
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$27,464 - $81,143  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,878  
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $2,457  
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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$26,616 - $86,082  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 155
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$9.91 - $23.70  
   
Overtime
$0.30 - $43.63  
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$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,878  
   
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $2,457  
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).
)
$26,616 - $86,082  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Job Description for Promotions Manager

A promotions manager's main responsibility is supervising promotion programs to raise point-of-sale transactions. This is done through advertising promotional deals to encourage prospective customers to purchase products. These managers work with their organization's marketing and sales departments to develop and refine effective promotions strategies. They must ensure that all promotions and offers are sent to their target consumer on time, as well as make sure that in-store graphics are accurate and meet organizational standards. Promotions managers are also in charge of making sure that marketing campaigns are effective and make adjustments as needed. Additionally, they must ensure all marketing campaigns are within their budgets. These directors generally work full time in an office setting during regular business hours.

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Promotions Manager Tasks

  • Assist product managers with product launch plans.
  • Supervise development and launch of merchandising materials for consumers and dealers.
  • Manage development, launch and administration for an advertising program.
  • Create annual profit plan projections by program by month and report on activity.
  • Manage contracts and relationships to deliver advertising and merchandising materials.

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Survey takers who work as Promotions Managers report a focused set of job skills. Most notably, skills in Marketing Management, Social Media Marketing, Promotions, and Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Marketing Communications as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Promotions and Social Media Marketing also typically command lower compensation.

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Promotions Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 52%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Promotions Manager Salaries

National Average
$46,000

Marketing Management
up arrow 5%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 8%

Promotions
up arrow 12%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 15%