Advertising and Marketing Managers

Advertising and marketing managers plan, organize, direct, and coordinate the operations of advertising and marketing firms. They may oversee an entire company, a geographical territory of a company's operations, or a specific department within a company. There are approximately 202,540 advertising and marketing managers employed in the United States.


Quick Facts
Duties Plan, organize, direct, and coordinate the operations of advertising and marketing firms
Alternate Title(s) Account Managers, Copy Chiefs, District Managers, Media Directors, Regional Managers
Salary Range $25,000 to $100,000+
Employment Prospects Fair
Advancement Prospects Good
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Best Geographical Location(s) Opportunities are available throughout the country
Education and Training
  • Bachelor's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • English
Experience Internship
Skills
  • Business Management
  • Interpersonal
  • Leadership
Personality Traits
  • Conventional
  • Outgoing
  • Problem-Solving
Licensure/Certification Recommended
Special Requirements None
Career Ladder
  • Top Executive, or Business Owner, or College Professor
  • Advertising/Marketing Manager
  • Advertising Account Executive

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