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Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Alabama

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Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in Alabama

Is Alabama a good place for you to work as a Market Research Analyst or Marketing Specialist?

21.6% Jobs Projection
$53,530 Median Salary
420 Job Openings

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

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

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

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

There were approximately 3,780 workers employed as Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in this state in 2018.

There were 3,370 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 410 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in AL Employment Trend

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

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

Job Projections for Alabama

Jobs for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 21.6% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 23.2%.

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

Alabama Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 420 annual job openings, and 4,000 total jobs in 2026 for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists in this state.

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 Alabama?

In 2018 wages for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists ranged from $30,930 to $98,460 with $53,530 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.87 to $47.34. The median hourly rate was $25.73.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $25.6 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.13.

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

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

Top Alabama 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
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 1,440 $58,380
Huntsville, AL 520 $57,730
Columbus, GA-AL 480 $50,260
Montgomery, AL 370 $48,270
Mobile, AL 340 $53,580
Tuscaloosa, AL 170 $47,860
Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL 140 $43,840
Auburn-Opelika, AL 90 $53,650
Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL 80 $57,130
Gadsden, AL 70 $46,150
Dothan, AL 70 $53,140
Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL 60 $39,260
Decatur, AL 40 $53,670

Top States for Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists Employment

The table below shows the states 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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