Advertising Jobs

Advertising Employment Information

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.

1000+ Advertising jobs found on Monster.

Jobs 1 to 20 of 313776
Current Need We have a need for a senior software quality assurance analyst who loves to test, work with others, lead projects, test some more, continuously improve our processes, and deliver high quality products. Position Description The scope of testing responsibilities includes a broad range of applications, technologies, methodologies, and customers (both internal and external). The QA depart...
HR & Administrative Specialist (Chicago) ARAMARK at UChicago Dining is currently recruiting for a detail oriented Human Resources and Administrative Specialist. Responsibilities Recruitment Schedules interviews and oversees new hire process including creating offer letters and processing background checks Post job listings Coordinate with Aramark and UChicago teams for employee needs (Benefits, ID...
If interested please send an updated resume to m.mccullough(at) The Project Manager is primarily responsible for providing overall direction for above ground storage tank cleaning projects including safety oversight during operations. Operations include centrifuge operations, confined space entry, pumping operations and some chemical applications. Brief overview of position: Manag...
Overview: Do you enjoy working in a warehouse environment? We are looking to a hire conscientious, dependable Showroom Warehouse Assistant. Responsibilities: The Showroom Warehouse Assistant responsibilities include: Assisting customers with merchandise pick up Selecting and moving merchandise from warehouse racks Preparing merchandise for transport into customers vehicles Prepping and assisting w...
High Commission for “New Agents” Brand New Agents (No Experience) Earn 80% to 95% of the first year premium PLUS renewals. “Agents with experience can earn up to 115%” Our Agents are able to obtain ALL of the Leads they need with NO “out of pocket Costs” Our Complete Training Library is FREE to our Agents, and includes more than 100 hours of audio & video Training. Find out how NEW Agents are maki...
Kmart, a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a mass merchandising retailer that offers customers quality products through a portfolio of exclusive brands and labels such as Craftsman, Kenmore, DieHard, Jaclyn Smith, Joe Boxer, Route 66 and Country Living. We operate over 1,300 Kmart stores across 49 states, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands....
Sales Representative, Westborough area There is an opening for a Sales Administrator in one of the area’s top companies in the insurance sector. We are looking for someone who has 1-2 years of previous corporate sales experience and is willing to learn the ins and outs of the business. We are one of the leading companies in insurance, with various client connections. We are looking for someone who...
Assistant Editor needed for fast-paced, business-to-business media company located in East Brunswick, NJ. VRM Media produces trade magazines, e-newsletters and websites for the health and natural products industries. Responsibilities include writing articles, editing and proofreading copy for publications as well as database management/special project assignments. The position also includes handli...
Play a vital role in the customer banking experience at Chase! As part of JPMorgan Chase, a leading global financial services firm, Chase has over 5,000 locations where our Tellers are the first and most frequent point of contact with our customers. Through face-to-face interactions with customers, you will have the opportunity to provide top-notch customer service by handling financial transactio...
Local County Election Would you like to work for a local County Election starting in September? Do you need Extra $$$? Open Positions include: · Administrative Support Personnel · VSPC Judges And VSPC Judge Supervisor · Mail Ballot Casting · Ballot Duplication and Resolution · Warehouse and Receiving Flexible hours and weeks available ⦁ Pay Ranges are $11.00- $14.00/ hour Training provided ⦁ Great...
*This position is Part Time-20 hours/week and is not benefit eligible* About us: Guaranty Bank and Trust is a Colorado community bank with over 50 years of experience serving the Front Range. We provide relationship-based banking with an unmatched level of personal service to help our customers meet their financial goals. Our focus remains on building strong relationships with our customers and co...
Full time representative position available! We are currently accepting applications from candidates with a customer service background for an entry level representative to work as part of our team. Entry Level representatives will receive training to ensure they have all the skills and knowledge that they require to be successful in this high energy, customer oriented industry. We are seeking can...
Our client is seeking a .Net Developer to develop in-house web applications, conduct system analysis, and assist other programmers by analyzing user needs and designing web solutions. Additionally, this candidate will be expected to conduct system analysis, development and routine maintenance. Responsibilities: Programming and development of global web applications/systems Review, analyze, modify...
BS or MS degree in Chemistry, Biology or some other related discipline. Candidate should have a pharmaceutical or chemical background who has experience with powders and formulations. Ability to run pilot equipment such as a blender would be ideal, but not necessary works in lab making prototype scale batches on small scale equipment - supports scale-up work in pilot plant - familiarity with GMPs...
Location: Reston, VA Clearance: Secret preferred, but will consider exceptional uncleared candidates Description: Berico Technologies is seeking a passionate and talented QA Test Engineer to help us ensure our software achieves the highest levels of quality and reliability. Join us as we apply cutting-edge technologies in a range of disciplines spanning distributed processing, virtualization and p...
Junior Staff Accountant Wanted We are seeking recent college graduates who are looking for experience in a high-volume accounting department. Responsibilities will include invoice preparation and generation, assisting in check runs, and basic general ledger. This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door of a growing organization. Responsibilities: - Management of invoice generation - En...
High Commission for “New Agents” Brand New Agents (No Experience) Earn 80% to 95% of the first year premium PLUS renewals. “Agents with experience can earn up to 115%” Our Agents are able to obtain ALL of the Leads they need with NO “out of pocket Costs” Our Complete Training Library is FREE to our Agents, and includes more than 100 hours of audio & video Training. Find out how NEW Agents are maki...
Our client, a medical device contract manufacturer, is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer with hands-on experience with board level electronic assembly. As our Manufacturing Engineer you will assist technicians and project engineers in defining and developing processes prior to introduction into standard production. You will help lead process improvement efforts and day-to-day maintenance of pro...
Our direct client in NYC is seeking a Sr. Engineer-Development Ops for a 6 month contract opportunity. The Sr. Engineer will be expected to be the lead SME of DevOps for our client's Converged Infrastructure (CI) environment and take on the design and engineering of the DevOps tool chain including the development of documentation. This individual will be responsible for automating infrastructure t...
Comcast shapes the future at the intersection of media and technology. We create world-class experiences that people love and trust and drive innovation that builds value. We bring millions TV and Internet, entertainment, sports and news, communications and home management, theme parks, television and movies. Comcast brings to life the best of what's to come. Job Summary: The Research Associate wi...

Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
email me

Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!

Advertising Career Tools

Advertising Manager


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

Education / Training

Some College Coursework Completed
High School
(94 Respondents)
Source: Careerbenchmarking Tool

Popular Advertising Articles

Global Advertising Careers Article Rating
A career in global advertising may sound like the glam, jet-setting lifestyle you want. But the reality is a bit different.
Resume Tips for Advertising Pros Article Rating
Learn how to apply your ability to create a hot advertising campaign to a more personal commercial: Your resume.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.4.35.42-322