There is more than meets the eye when it comes to being a circulation manager. For example, did you know that they make an average of $26.65 an hour? That's $55,436 a year!
Between 2018 and 2028, the career is expected to grow 8% and produce 21,800 job opportunities across the U.S.
There are certain skills that many circulation managers have in order to accomplish their responsibilities. By taking a look through resumes, we were able to narrow down the most common skills for a person in this position. We discovered that a lot of resumes listed customer-service skills, leadership skills and analytical skills.
When it comes to the most important skills required to be a circulation manager, we found that a lot of resumes listed 10.1% of circulation managers included payroll, while 10.1% of resumes included new carriers, and 6.3% of resumes included independent contractor. Hard skills like these are helpful to have when it comes to performing essential job responsibilities.
When it comes to searching for a job, many search for a key term or phrase. Instead, it might be more helpful to search by industry, as you might be missing jobs that you never thought about in industries that you didn't even think offered positions related to the circulation manager job title. But what industry to start with? Most circulation managers actually find jobs in the media and retail industries.
If you're interested in becoming a circulation manager, one of the first things to consider is how much education you need. We've determined that 62.4% of circulation managers have a bachelor's degree. In terms of higher education levels, we found that 8.2% of circulation managers have master's degrees. Even though most circulation managers have a college degree, it's possible to become one with only a high school degree or GED.
Choosing the right major is always an important step when researching how to become a circulation manager. When we researched the most common majors for a circulation manager, we found that they most commonly earn bachelor's degree degrees or associate degree degrees. Other degrees that we often see on circulation manager resumes include high school diploma degrees or master's degree degrees.
You may find that experience in other jobs will help you become a circulation manager. In fact, many circulation manager jobs require experience in a role such as district manager. Meanwhile, many circulation managers also have previous career experience in roles such as administrative assistant or customer service representative.
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In addition to switching up your job search, it might prove helpful to look at a career path for your specific job. Now, what's a career path you ask? Well, it's practically a map that shows how you might advance from one job title to another. Our career paths are especially detailed with salary changes. So, for example, if you started out with the role of marketing manager you might progress to a role such as marketing director eventually. Later on in your career, you could end up with the title senior director of marketing.
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The skills section on your resume can be almost as important as the experience section, so you want it to be an accurate portrayal of what you can do. Luckily, we've found all of the skills you'll need so even if you don't have these skills yet, you know what you need to work on. Out of all the resumes we looked through, 10.1% of circulation managers listed payroll on their resume, but soft skills such as customer-service skills and leadership skills are important as well.