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Marketing Managers in North Carolina

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14.9% Jobs Projection
$133,190 Median Salary
590 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Marketing Managers Work in North Carolina?

There were approximately 6,150 workers employed as Marketing Managers in this state in 2018.

There were 5,790 Marketing Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 360 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Marketing Managers in NC Employment Trend

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

Marketing Managers in NC vs. the Average State

Job Projections for North Carolina

Jobs for Marketing Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 14.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.1%.

Job Projections for Marketing Managers: Nation vs. NC

North Carolina Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 590 annual job openings, and 6,540 total jobs in 2026 for Marketing Managers in this state.

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

What do Marketing Managers Make in North Carolina?

In 2018 wages for Marketing Managers ranged from $77,420 to $208,000 with $133,190 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $37.22 to $100. The median hourly rate was $64.03.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $63.61 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.42.

The median salary in North Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Marketing Managers Earnings: NC vs. National Average

Top North Carolina 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
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 2,320 $133,350
Raleigh, NC 1,160 $141,410
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 930 $146,100
Winston-Salem, NC 550 $124,050
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 470 $130,650
Greensboro-High Point, NC 450 $128,690
Asheville, NC 110 $85,450
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC 100 $141,690
Wilmington, NC 90 $141,700
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC 40 $82,310

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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