Entry-Level Brand Manager Salary

Average Entry-Level Brand Managers make around $58K per year. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $15K and $8K, respectively — total cash payment to Entry-Level Brand Managers can bottom out near $36K or peak near $102K depending on individual performance. There are more female Entry-Level Brand Managers who answered the questionnaire than male, making up 68 percent. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. A large number enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$37,474 - $101,714
$37K
$58K
$100K
MEDIAN: $58,417
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$10.22 - $26.34
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$18
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MEDIAN: $18.40
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$0$106K
Salary $37,474 - $101,714
Bonus $293.61 - $15,492
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,635
Commission $618 - $38,783
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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$35,490 - $106,579
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 574
Hourly Data $0$75
Hourly Rate $10.22 - $26.34
Overtime $7.57 - $75.50
Annual Data $0$106K
Bonus $293.61 - $15,492
Commission $618 - $38,783
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,635
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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$35,490 - $106,579
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

Brand Manager Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,028

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

San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Entry-Level Brand Managers, 34 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Brand Managers will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+33 percent), Portland (+28 percent), Miami (+21 percent), and Boston (+20 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in a Brand Manager's salary, with Tampa Entry-Level Brand Managers earning salaries that are 35 percent less than the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include St. Louis (23 percent lower) and Denver (16 percent lower).

Brand Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Brand Manager in Sparks:
"Customer care."
Make sure that the customers are getting what they want and make sure they are aware of ALL promotions.

Brand Manager in Jackson:
"Subsidiary companies were added after I started."
Be proficient in digital marketing.

Key Stats for Brand Manager

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
25%

Skills That Affect Brand Manager Salaries

Product Marketing
▲10%


Product Management
▲2%




National Average
$58,000

Branding
▼1%


Sales Management
▼9%

Social Media Marketing
▼11%

Online Marketing
▼11%

Sales
▼12%

Media / Public Relations
▼16%

Graphic Design
▼19%

Merchandising
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 16%