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Advertising Industry Overview


The US advertising and marketing services industry comprises about 37,000 companies with combined annual revenue of about $88 billion, according to Hoovers. Some of the largest players offering jobs in advertising are Interpublic, Omnicom, Valassis Communications, as well as the US operations of Publicis and WPP. The industry is fragmented: The top 50 companies generate about one-third of revenue. In this creative business, size does not always correlate with success.

Advertising Job Market


Advertising, promotions and marketing managers held 216,800 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Jobs for managers of advertising, promotions and marketing operations are forecasted to grow by 14 percent from 2010 to 2020, about as fast as the average for all occupations, the BLS reports. Nearly 30,000 new advertising job opportunities are expected to open up over the decade.

Both corporate marketing departments and advertising agencies offer numerous career opportunities in advertising. Advertising jobs at some small boutique ad agencies are among the most prestigious in the industry.

Although many advertising professionals still devote most of their efforts to print, broadcast and cable media, the Internet and other digital media offer the greatest potential for career growth.Professionals who can successfully integrate campaigns in traditional and digital media and measure results to continuously improve performance are well-positioned for success in their advertising careers.

Typical jobs in advertising include advertising director, creative manager, digital strategist, media planner, media buyer, copywriter, designer, sales executive and account executive.

Advertising Salaries


Median annual wages were $45,250 for advertising sales agents in May 2011, with the middle half earning between $30,750 and $68,900, the BLS reports. For advertising and promotions managers, median annual wages were $87,650, with the middle half earning between $59,780 and $128,840 and the top 10 percent earning more than $186,600.
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Company Confidential Schaumburg, IL
Marketing, Advertising, Sales - ENTRY LEVEL ADVERTISING APPLY TODAY ** START TOMORROW Chicago Marketing Inc. is a privately held marketing and advertising firm in the CHICAGO, IL area, planning to expand to several more locations within the year. We work with clients from leading industries across the country with a strong focus in PROMOTIONAL MARKETING! We provide our clients with a face to fac...
Job Description Advertising Firm - Entry Level Event Advertising, Marketing & Sales We are a premiere, privately owned and operated sales and marketing firm in New York's Times Square looking to fill ENTRY LEVEL sales, event sales, customer relations, and marketing positions. We are looking for team-oriented people with the ambition and self motivation to grow within our marketing company. We ar...
Are you looking for a solid career that offers stability and unlimited growth potential? Are you looking to get your foot in the door with a growing company? WHO WE ARE: Kingson Group is a premier marketing and advertising firm, located in Green Bay, WI that offers its clients the ability to increase their consumer base and provide BRAND AWARENESS with cost-effective marketing strategies. WHAT...
Are you looking for a solid career that offers stability and unlimited growth potential? Are you looking to get your foot in the door with a growing company? WHO WE ARE: Superior Management Solutions is a premier marketing and advertising firm, located in Roseville, MN. that offers its clients the ability to increase their consumer base and provide BRAND AWARENESS with cost-effective marketing ...
University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX, 78719
Hiring department TX Student Media Monthly salary $2,500 Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM Posting number 14-09-03-01-0928 Job Status Open FLSA status Exempt Earliest Start Date Immediately Position Duration Funding expected to continue Position open to all applicants Location Austin (main campus) Number of vacancies 1 General Notes This position is eligible ...
Full Time Permanent Position for a large US Company. B-453 Advertising Account Executive with Advertising Sales Experience in OH Location: Job is in Chagrin Falls, OH Domain: Accounting/ Finance Experience: 3 Years Experienced Advertising Account Executive is required having responsibility for maintaining and nurturing a robust, accessible pipeline of prospective customers Job Responsibilit...
Expanding Advertising Firm - Marketing. Advertising. Sales Are you looking for a solid career that offers stability and unlimited growth potential? Are you looking to get your foot in the door with a growing company? WHO WE ARE LSM is a premier marketing and advertising firm that offers its clients the ability to increase their consumer base and provide BRAND AWARENESS with cost-effective mark...
City University of New York New York, NY, 10007
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT The New York City College of Technology's Department of Advertising Design & Graphic Arts invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Art & Advertising Design and Communication Design AAS and B.Tech degree programs. The communication design program currently offers five tracks: Advertising Design, Animation/Illustration/Game A...
General Motors Corporation Detroit, MI
Assistant Advertising Manager- Chevrolet Truck Advertising Group-SAL0005037 Job Description The Assistant Truck Advertising Managers role is to support Chevrolet Nameplate Communication Initiatives across multitude of media and business constituents. The Assistant Advertising Managers facilitates alignment on communications as well as the management of time lines and creative deliverables. Majo...
As an Advertising Account Manager, you will be responsible for selling marketing, advertising and digital advertising solutions to car dealerships’ sales and service centers within a defined territory. You will participate in sales activities that drive revenue including lead generation, gathering competitive intelligence, product demonstrations, operation analysis and proposals to customers. You ...
Based in South San Francisco, California, Onyx Pharmaceuticals is an Amgen subsidiary, engaged in the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for improving the lives of people with cancer. At Onyx, our success begins with our employees. The progress we have made as a company reflects the talents of the individuals who have come together to develop possible new therapeutics for tr...
Who we are: 35 year old, full service advertising agency 30+ employees Mostly digital/print/collateral/direct Specialize in technical and scientific products for US and International markets Who you are: Experienced writer/editor and idea generator Able to conceptualize Willing and able to problem solve "Big Picture" thinker who's also detail-oriented Curious about many topics and audien...
As an Advertising Account Manager, you will be responsible for selling marketing, advertising and digital advertising solutions to car dealerships’ sales and service centers within a defined territory. You will participate in sales activities that drive revenue including lead generation, gathering competitive intelligence, product demonstrations, operation analysis and proposals to customers. You ...
Company Confidential Indianapolis, IN
Work for the largest targeted lifestyle media company in the U.S.!!! $55-75K+ 1st year average for independent and ambitious individual with 2+ years direct sales experience to work for 36 year old international company. You will be calling on local businesses, selling digital advertising to be posted on monitors inside premier health and fitness facilities-- numerous regional and local leaders...
Highlands Publications, a Birmingham based magazine publishing company, is seeking a Multimedia Account Executive to join our Advertising Sales Division. We are looking for the following attributes: Must have a strong drive and ability to sell an expanding array of multimedia products – including online advertising with a focus on print – in a competitive market. To be strongly considered, candi...
Advertising Sales Account Executive Job Description LogoNation, the leader in community oriented advertising, is rapidly expanding our outside sales team. We are seeking self-motivated and dynamic Sales and Marketing Account Executives for our increasing sales opportunities selling advertising on The Original CommuniTee—our unique community promotion t-shirt. The CommuniTee is a creatively desi...
Advertising Sales Account Executive Job Description LogoNation, the leader in community oriented advertising, is rapidly expanding our outside sales team. We are seeking self-motivated and dynamic Sales and Marketing Account Executives for our increasing sales opportunities selling advertising on The Original CommuniTee—our unique community promotion t-shirt. The CommuniTee is a creatively desi...
LogoNation, the leader in community oriented advertising, is rapidly expanding our outside sales team. We are seeking self-motivated and dynamic Advertising Account Executives for our increasing sales opportunities selling advertising on The Original CommuniTee—our unique community promotion t-shirt. The CommuniTee is a creative advertising and marketing tool for local businesses to get their name...
Advertising Sales Account Executive Job Description LogoNation, the leader in community oriented advertising, is rapidly expanding our outside sales team. We are seeking self-motivated and dynamic Sales and Marketing Account Executives for our increasing sales opportunities selling advertising on The Original CommuniTee—our unique community promotion t-shirt. The CommuniTee is a creatively desi...
Advertising Sales Account Executive Job Description LogoNation, the leader in community oriented advertising, is rapidly expanding our outside sales team. We are seeking self-motivated and dynamic Sales and Marketing Account Executives for our increasing sales opportunities selling advertising on The Original CommuniTee—our unique community promotion t-shirt. The CommuniTee is a creatively desi...

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Advertising Career Tools

Advertising Manager

Salaries

$33,000.00 - $124,230.00
Typical Salary for Advertising Manager
(167 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
58.5%
Some College Coursework Completed
20.2%
Master's
14.9%
Associates
3.2%
High School
2.1%
(94 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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