Market Research Analysts and Marketing Managers

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Occupation Description

Market research analysts and marketing specialists examine market conditions in local, regional and national areas. They will also gather information to help understand potential sales of a product or service in an area. Creation of a marketing campaign is a common duty. They will also need to study the practices of competitors, prices of competing products, prices, sales and advertising and distribution practices of competitors to best leverage their client's or firm's products.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

392740

Job Openings By 2020

191800

Growth Rate

41.2%

Required Education

Bachelor's degree
Specific Programs:
Bachelors in Marketing and Market Research
Bachelors in Business Administration

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth