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How Much Does a Senior Director Of Marketing Earn In The United States?

Senior Director Of Marketing Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$155,000
$100,000
$155,000
$240,000
The average senior director of marketing makes about $155,394 per year. That's $74.71 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $100,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $240,000. Many of senior directors of marketing seem to be drawn to technology and retail companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case senior directors of marketing tend to work at media, technology, and automotive companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Hawaii, California and Washington pay senior directors of marketing the highest salaries.
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Where Senior Directors Of Marketing Earn The Most

The darker areas on the map show where senior directors of marketing earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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How Much Do Senior Directors Of Marketing Earn In Different Cities?

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Hawaii, California and Washington, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for senior directors of marketing. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Oklahoma, Vermont, and North Dakota.
Location
1. Redwood City, CA
$209,386
Avg. Salary
$94k
$282k
2. McLean, VA
$185,745
Avg. Salary
$94k
$282k
3. Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ
$182,285
Avg. Salary
$94k
$282k
4. Bellevue, WA
$179,839
Avg. Salary
$94k
$282k
5. New York, NY
$168,466
Avg. Salary
$94k
$282k
6. Atlanta, GA
$163,168
Avg. Salary
$94k
$282k

High Paying Senior Director Of Marketing Jobs

Which Companies Pay Senior Directors Of Marketing The Most?

If you want to get paid the most as a senior director of marketing, being employed by a company such as Comscore or Samsung would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like MedShape and S. C. Johnson & Son also report highly competitive salaries for senior directors of marketing.
Company
Avg. Salary
$79k
$247k
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$79k
$247k
$206,489
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$79k
$247k
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$79k
$247k
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$79k
$247k
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$79k
$247k

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    How Much Do Senior Directors Of Marketing Make In Different Industries?

    Senior director of marketing salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with media, technology, and automotive companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, a senior director of marketing can make a yearly salary of $184,830 while working for media companies. All the while, other senior directors of marketing are making $180,524 at technology companies and $175,231 at automotive companies. One industry senior directors of marketing may want to avoid is the hospitality industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $146,730.
    1. Media
    $184,830
    Avg. Salary
    $128k
    $213k
    2. Technology
    $180,524
    Avg. Salary
    $128k
    $213k
    3. Automotive
    $175,231
    Avg. Salary
    $128k
    $213k
    4. Manufacturing
    $172,189
    Avg. Salary
    $128k
    $213k
    5. Retail
    $167,854
    Avg. Salary
    $128k
    $213k
    6. Health Care
    $156,505
    Avg. Salary
    $128k
    $213k

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    $67,000
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