INDUSTRY:

Marketing

Marketing jobs can include advertising, public relations, media planning, sales strategy and more.

There are 30 careers in this industry

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Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists

Research market conditions in local, regional, or national areas, or gather information to determine potential sales of a product or service, or create a marketing campaign. May gather information on competitors, prices, sales, and methods of marketing and distribution.

  • Average Salary:$63,120
  • Most Common Education:Bachelor's degree

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Plan and erect commercial displays, such as those in windows and interiors of retail stores and at trade exhibitions.

  • Average Salary:$28,450
  • Most Common Education:High school

Models

Model garments or other apparel and accessories for prospective buyers at fashion shows, private showings, or retail establishments. May pose for photos to be used in magazines or advertisements. May pose as subject for paintings, sculptures, and other types of artistic expression.

  • Average Salary:$23,770
  • Most Common Education:Less than high school

Parts Salespersons

Sell spare and replacement parts and equipment in repair shop or parts store.

  • Average Salary:$30,430
  • Most Common Education:High school

Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate the selling, buying, leasing, or governance activities of commercial, industrial, or residential real estate properties. Includes managers of homeowner and condominium associations, rented or leased housing units, buildings, or land (including rights-of-way).

  • Average Salary:Not available
  • Most Common Education:Bachelor's degree

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities designed to create or maintain a favorable public image or raise issue awareness for their organization or client; or if engaged in fundraising, plan, direct, or coordinate activities to solicit and maintain funds for special projects or nonprofit organizations.

  • Average Salary:Not available
  • Most Common Education:Bachelor's degree

Public Relations Specialists

Engage in promoting or creating an intended public image for individuals, groups, or organizations. May write or select material for release to various communications media.

  • Average Salary:$60,000
  • Most Common Education:Bachelor's degree

Real Estate Brokers

Operate real estate office, or work for commercial real estate firm, overseeing real estate transactions. Other duties usually include selling real estate or renting properties and arranging loans.

  • Average Salary:$58,210
  • Most Common Education:Bachelor's degree

Real Estate Sales Agents

Rent, buy, or sell property for clients. Perform duties, such as study property listings, interview prospective clients, accompany clients to property site, discuss conditions of sale, and draw up real estate contracts. Includes agents who represent buyer.

  • Average Salary:$48,690
  • Most Common Education:High school

Retail Salespersons

Sell merchandise, such as furniture, motor vehicles, appliances, or apparel to consumers.

  • Average Salary:$24,200
  • Most Common Education:High school