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Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Pennsylvania

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Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Pennsylvania

Considering a career as a Market Research Analyst or Marketing Specialist in Pennsylvania?

11.6% Jobs Projection
$62,250 Median Salary
2,870 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Pennsylvania are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Pennsylvania is growing faster than average.

  • Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Pennsylvania earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists Work in Pennsylvania?

In Pennsylvania, there were 26,750 people working as Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in the year 2018.

There were 25,610 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 1,140 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in PA Employment Trend

The typical state has 6,930 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists working in it, which means Pennsylvania has more Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists than average.

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 11.6% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 23.2%.

Job Projections for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists: Nation vs. PA

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 2,870 annual job openings, and a total of 28,550 jobs for Pennsylvania Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 77,100 annual jobs and 733,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists Make in Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists ranged from $35,000 to $112,820 with $62,250 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.83 to $54.24. The median hourly rate was $29.93.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $29.52 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.41.

The median salary in Pennsylvania is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists Earnings: PA vs. National Average

Top Pennsylvania Metros for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 69,230 $75,010
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 16,560 $69,690
Pittsburgh, PA 5,230 $61,830
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 1,460 $59,270
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 1,320 $57,330
Lancaster, PA 900 $53,780
Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA 690 $51,350
York-Hanover, PA 570 $52,020
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 540 $47,380
Reading, PA 520 $51,890
State College, PA 370 $58,790
Erie, PA 350 $49,140
Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA 170 $59,340
Williamsport, PA 160 $47,790
Altoona, PA 130 $52,980
Johnstown, PA 110 $52,530
East Stroudsburg, PA 80 $56,740
Gettysburg, PA 80 $44,870
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA 80 $37,390
Lebanon, PA 60 $61,340

Top States for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists Employment

View the list below to see where most Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 98,590 $68,770
New York 63,520 $71,460
Florida 34,950 $55,960
Illinois 30,150 $57,340
Texas 29,560 $70,730
Pennsylvania 26,750 $62,250
Ohio 24,840 $59,940
Washington 21,300 $70,890
Georgia 20,460 $61,100
Virginia 20,130 $67,440
Massachusetts 20,070 $67,920
New Jersey 19,330 $78,030
Michigan 18,980 $61,280
Colorado 18,810 $65,400
North Carolina 17,450 $62,370
Minnesota 14,850 $67,670
Arizona 12,700 $57,910
Wisconsin 12,660 $53,810
Maryland 10,500 $61,660
Missouri 9,920 $56,710

Below are the states where Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Delaware $78,590
New Jersey $78,030
New York $71,460
District of Columbia $71,380
Washington $70,890
Texas $70,730
Rhode Island $69,150
California $68,770
Massachusetts $67,920
Minnesota $67,670

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