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Marketing Managers in Virginia

Considering a career as a Marketing Manager in Virginia?

13.0% Jobs Projection
$163,470 Median Salary
410 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Marketing Managers Work in Virginia?

In 2018, there were 4,980 Marketing Managers working in the state.

There were 4,170 Marketing Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 810 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Marketing Managers in VA Employment Trend

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

Marketing Managers in VA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Virginia

Jobs for Marketing Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 13.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.1%.

Job Projections for Marketing Managers: Nation vs. VA

Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 410 annual job openings, and 4,510 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 Virginia?

In 2018 wages for Marketing Managers ranged from $92,580 to $208,000 with $163,470 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $44.51 to $100. The median hourly rate was $78.59.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $75.42 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $3.17.

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

Marketing Managers Earnings: VA vs. National Average

Top Virginia 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
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 6,650 $160,870
Richmond, VA 800 $152,820
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 470 $130,650
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 130 $118,100
Charlottesville, VA 120 $141,840
Roanoke, VA 90 $116,920
Lynchburg, VA 60 $140,060
Harrisonburg, VA 50 $122,890
Winchester, VA-WV 40 $130,570
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA 40 $140,280

Top States for Marketing Managers Employment

View the list below to see 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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