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Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Washington

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Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Washington

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

41.0% Jobs Projection
$70,890 Median Salary
3,030 Job Openings

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

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

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

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

There were approximately 21,300 workers employed as Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in this state in 2018.

There were 17,730 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 3,570 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in WA Employment Trend

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

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

Job Projections for Washington

Jobs for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 41.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 23.2%.

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

Washington Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 3,030 annual job openings, and a total of 27,320 jobs for Washington 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 Washington?

In 2018 wages for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists ranged from $38,920 to $145,100 with $70,890 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $18.71 to $69.76. The median hourly rate was $34.08.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $34.45 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.37.

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

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

Top Washington 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
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 17,490 $76,370
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 6,620 $64,730
Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA 890 $51,160
Olympia-Tumwater, WA 340 $66,160
Bellingham, WA 270 $47,940
Kennewick-Richland, WA 270 $44,650
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 230 $51,480
Yakima, WA 180 $50,450
Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 140 $51,260
Wenatchee, WA 60 $47,100
Longview, WA 40 $63,790
Walla Walla, WA 40 $54,690
Lewiston, ID-WA 30 $40,390

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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