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Marketing Managers in Illinois

Considering a career as a Marketing Manager in Illinois?

8.6% Jobs Projection
$118,890 Median Salary
1,380 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Marketing Managers in Illinois are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Marketing Managers in Illinois is growing faster than average.

  • Marketing Managers in Illinois earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Marketing Managers Work in Illinois?

20,760 people worked as Marketing Managers in 2018 in this state.

There were 16,720 Marketing Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 4,040 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Marketing Managers in IL Employment Trend

The typical state has 2,470 Marketing Managers working in it, which means Illinois has more Marketing Managers than average.

Marketing Managers in IL vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Illinois

Jobs for Marketing Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 8.6% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.1%.

Job Projections for Marketing Managers: Nation vs. IL

Illinois Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 1,380 annual job openings, and a total of 15,620 jobs for Illinois Marketing Managers in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 21,300 annual jobs and 240,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Marketing Managers Make in Illinois?

In 2018 wages for Marketing Managers ranged from $64,030 to $204,720 with $118,890 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $30.78 to $98.43. The median hourly rate was $57.16.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $53.76 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $3.40.

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

Marketing Managers Earnings: IL vs. National Average

Top Illinois Metros for Marketing Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Marketing Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 18,270 $120,690
St. Louis, MO-IL 1,650 $121,870
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL 450 $106,480
Peoria, IL 320 $132,230
Bloomington, IL 250 $115,760
Springfield, IL 220 $113,960
Champaign-Urbana, IL 180 $88,440
Rockford, IL 150 $95,610
Decatur, IL 100 $85,660
Carbondale-Marion, IL 60 n/a
Kankakee, IL 30 $127,800

Top States for Marketing Managers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Marketing Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 37,410 $156,450
Illinois 20,760 $118,890
New York 17,590 $172,230
Massachusetts 14,350 $132,210
Texas 12,910 $135,470
New Jersey 11,380 $160,420
Florida 9,700 $103,710
Minnesota 8,390 $130,990
Georgia 7,890 $133,530
Pennsylvania 7,510 $142,150
Ohio 6,590 $122,240
Arizona 6,150 $103,330
North Carolina 6,150 $133,190
Washington 6,080 $147,520
Connecticut 5,920 $136,580
Virginia 4,980 $163,470
Oregon 4,500 $109,990
Michigan 4,310 $127,830
Maryland 4,160 $136,730
Colorado 3,840 $161,870

Below are the states where Marketing Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $172,230
Virginia $163,470
Colorado $161,870
New Jersey $160,420
California $156,450
District of Columbia $151,370
Delaware $150,440
Rhode Island $147,940
Washington $147,520
Arkansas $146,610

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