Marketing Consultants

Marketing consultants provide advice to businesses and other organizations on a wide range of marketing issues such as product development, pricing, social media, and brand management.


Quick Facts
Duties Provide advice to companies and other organizations about a wide range of issues involved with the marketing of goods and services to the public
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $25,000 to $100,000+
Employment Prospects Good
Advancement Prospects Good
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Best Geographical Location(s) Opportunities are especially strong in big cities such as Chicago, New York, and Los Angeles
Education and Training
  • Bachelor's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • Business
  • Psychology
  • Speech
Experience Internship; several years of experience
Skills
  • Digital Media
  • Research
  • Sales
Personality Traits
  • Creative
  • Hands On
  • Organized
Licensure/Certification Recommended
Special Requirements None
Career Ladder
  • Partner, or Self-Employed, or Senior Executive
  • Manager
  • Marketing Consultant
  • Associate

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