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 325358
RESPONSIBILITIES: The System Administrator’s role is to assist in the building, configuration, deployment, support, and maintenance of a 6000+ server estate consisting of Cisco UCS blades, HP/Oracle(SUN) physical servers, and VM servers running a combination of Unix/Solaris, Linux (RedHat/CentOS) & Microsoft Windows. The role is responsible for OS and hosted application support for those servers....
The Auto Center Manager (ACM) is responsible for managing all aspects of the Auto Center. The ACM drives superior results by selecting, coaching and developing a team of service advisors and technicians who are committed to achieving superior results. The ACM analyzes the business to identify opportunities for growth and increased profitability. Through the development and implementation of compet...
Customer Service Oriented Security Officers Job Label:TridentS Trident Security, an Arizona employer, is hiring for unarmed Security Officers and Gate Hosts. Customer service professionals needed for security posts at hospitals, gated communities, high rise office complexes and prestigious downtown residences. $9.50 to $12.50 per hour. As a member of our highly valued team you will be critical to...
Position: Freelance UXA/UI Location: City of Chicago Status: Freelance Estimated Duration: 3 months Starts: Interviewing now - ready to start someone ASAP! Rate: $50/hr. range Job Description: Our digital agency client is looking for a UXA/UI who can conduct user experience audits and heuristic evaluations. You will then be asked to create and annotate detailed wire-frames and process flows (Axure...
Position: Front-end Developer Location: Seattle Status: Freelance/ possible Full Time Estimated Duration: Possible Full Time Starts: Within a Couple Weeks Rate: $23+/HR DOE   Job Description: Our agency client is in search of a freelance front-end developer for an ongoing role that could become full-time for the right candidate. The person we are looking for has: - 2-4 years of professional front-...
Our client, an engineering, construction, technical and management services organization is seeking for a Receptionist to work a 2 day assignment. This assignment is in Walnut Creek, CA Dates needed: Friday August 8TH and Monday August 11th only. Candidate will be responsible for answering phones (no switchboard/just multi-line phone) Greet guests Accept packages from UPS/Fed-Ex NO COMPUTER SKILLS...
The candidate will be responsible for the preparation, review, revision, and maintenance of technical documents including system design, system integration, system operations, testing, and user documentation. He or she will work with systems engineers as part of a team that introduces new technologies and/or improves existing technologies to ensure that the solutions are fully documented. Required...
Coordinates all work functions in confined and enclosed spaces by performing atmospheric testing to ensure the space is safe for workers and safe for hot work. - Conduct Atmospheric testing and space inspections to determine that the area is safe for workers and hot work. - Maintain and ensure calibration of atmospheric testing equipment. - Maintains records of inspections and tests. - Applies gas...
Summary Job Description The Order Entry Specialist will be responsible for handling inbound client calls and request; such as purchase order submittal, order status and other related client information. The Order Entry Specialist will work in a multiple function environment with the telephones & computer, simultaneously communicating online and/or on the telephone. The environment is typically fas...
About our company arvato � the spirit of solutions! We at arvato provide a comprehensive range of services and solutions to our business partners in the consumer electronics, hightech, telecommunication, networking and industrial sectors. With more than five decades of experience and our global footprint we create value for our customers and ensure that they are well equipped for the challenges of...
We have an opening for a Full-time Registrar to work at our new employer health center located in San Juan, PR! Take Care Health Systems ( is the manager of worksite-based health and wellness services. We operate on-site employee health centers, pharmacies and fitness centers for many of the country’s largest corporations and federal agencies. The company combines...
Information Technology Manager Salary Range: $65,000-$90,000 Excellent benefits & CalPERS pension plan Job posting closes when filled Gold Coast Transit seeks an IT Manager to organize, administer and maintain Gold Coast Transit’sdata and technology systems. Must be able to prepare and maintain technology implementation plans as well as plan and complete technology projects supporting IT infrastru...
Starpoint is looking for a talented Data Architect for our client, a healthcare professional services and consulting company, located in Yonkers, New York. The ideal candidate with be a confident and knowledgeable Data Architect who can build a physical database by gathering business requirements and designing logical models for relational, columnar and multi-dimensional data stores. Responsibilit...
Seeking numerous Compounding Assistants for consulting positions at a major pharmaceutical client in Fort Worth, TX 76134. Pay rate: $14/hour The contract duration is initially 5 months, with possible extension Candidates must be able to work 2nd or 3rd shift Education: Thirty (30) hours of college credits including two chemistry courses with laboratory (8 hours), and two or more years of external...
Company Confidential Akron, NY
Property Manager Are you looking for more than just a job? If you are looking for a career with growth opportunity, then come grow with us! Exciting growth opportunities! IMMEDIATE OPENINGS (Local Candidates Only) We are seeking qualified, Full-time Managers and Assistant Managers for our fast paced Mobile Home Communities. Experience in apartments, manufactured housing, or retail a plus. Candidat...
SS Customs, the leader in Aftermarket Automotive Products on the Gulf Coast, is looking for a General Manager to help us expand our growing business. We are an employee and customer focused team with a welcoming atmosphere. We serve customers from all over the country and strive to be the best at what we do. We have a strong team with industry knowledge in all aspects of the automotive industry! T...
Description: Are you an innovative Mechanical Engineer interested in working within a small team of high-caliber R&D engineers? Do you enjoy performing pure research with practical to create market solutions? Our NASDAQ client has been in business over 30 years and currently seeks a Sr. Mechanical Engineer for a newly opened position. If you enjoy intellectual and technical challenges in a highly...
Invest in Your Future Today, Become a Technician with Satellites Unlimited! Do You have what it takes? Satellites Unlimited, the leading service provider for Dish, is looking to hire Satellite Technicians throughout the southeast. DISH is experiencing significant growth due to products like DISHNET and The Hopper. We are hiring new technicians to meet the ongoing customer demand. While no satellit...
Emblazon Events is one of the leading marketing and advertising firms in the Orange County area. We have recently expanded and are looking to fill entry level positions in management, marketing, advertising, sales and public relations. We are focusing on building our new divisions. Some of the nation’s largest companies have hired us to increase consumer awareness and build their customer base. We...
The Building Products division of Sales Consultants of Grand Rapids is a highly specialized team of professionals dedicated to working with organizations within the residential and commercial building products industry. We specialize in working with sales and marketing professionals from field executive echelon. Our client base spans multibillion dollar national corporations to regional organizati...
Sponsored results
Over 600,000 Job Postings Through SmartRecruiters Software. Post Now.
Hiring Now, Fast Placement! Work With Exciting Ad Brands
Flexible, Convenient Online Degree Programs At University of Phoenix®.
$37-$47/hr Real Work at home Jobs (Requirements: Must Have Computer)

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: 2014.4.35.42-214