Most marketing associates list "customer service," "powerpoint," and "communication" as skills on their resumes. We go into more details on the most important marketing associate responsibilities here:
We've found that 70.9% of marketing associates have earned a bachelor's degree. Furthermore, 7.2% earned their master's degrees before becoming a marketing associate. While it's true that most marketing associates have a college degree, it's generally possible to become one with only a high school degree. In fact, one out of every eight marketing associates did not spend the extra money to attend college.
The marketing associates who went onto college to earn a more in-depth education generally studied business and marketing, while a small population of marketing associates studied communication and management.
Once you've obtained the level of education you're comfortable with, you might start applying to companies to become a marketing associate. We've found that most marketing associate resumes include experience from Aspen Square Management, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Sinclair Broadcast Group. Of recent, Aspen Square Management had 12 positions open for marketing associates. Meanwhile, there are 8 job openings at JPMorgan Chase & Co. and 8 at Sinclair Broadcast Group.
Since salary is important to some marketing associates, it's good to note that they are figured to earn the highest salaries at Google, Thras.io, and JPMorgan Chase & Co. If you were to take a closer look at Google, you'd find that the average marketing associate salary is $87,033. Then at Thras.io, marketing associates receive an average salary of $83,314, while the salary at JPMorgan Chase & Co. is $82,753.
We also looked into companies who hire marketing associates from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include Sony Corporation of America, The Walt Disney Company, and Sysco.
In general, marketing associates fulfill roles in the finance and retail industries. While employment numbers are high in those industries, the marketing associate annual salary is the highest in the finance industry with $56,833 as the average salary. Meanwhile, the retail and technology industries pay $54,556 and $52,387 respectively. This means that marketing associates who are employed in the finance industry make 13.1% more than marketing associates who work in the manufacturing Industry.