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Market Research Jobs > Salary by Job Title > Adminstrator/Coordinator 

Administrator salary - corporate side of market research

Note: The market research salary and compensation survey was conducted online in April 2014 among Quirk’s subscribers. In total we received 3,721 responses. We received 1,220 usable surveys from client-side researchers (corporate market research) and achieved an interval of 1.53 at the 95 percent confidence level. (Not all respondents answered all questions.)

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Adminstrator/Coordinator salary by:

Industry Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
Advertising/Public Relations            
Agriculture      
Automotive      
Banking/Financial 1 $46,000 $2,000 $0 $0  $48,000
Building Materials/Products      
Computer Hardware/Software      
Construction/Housing      
Consulting      
Consumer Goods 4 $44,500 $0 $0 $2,500 $47,000
Education      
Entertainment      
Food/Beverage 1 $45,000 $0 $0 $0 $45,000
Government 2 $52,500 $0 $0 $2,000 $54,500
Health Care/Pharmaceuticals 4 $50,750 $1,000 $500 $0 $52,250
Hospitality (hotels, restaurants, etc.)      
Insurance 2 $45,500 $2,000 $0 $6,000 $53,500
Manufacturing 1 $38,000 $0 $0 $0 $38,000
Media/Publishing/Information      
Non-Profits      
Retail 1 $38,000 $0 $0 $0 $38,000
Technology/IT/Web      
Telecommunications      
Transportation      
Travel      
Utilities/Energy      
Other 2 $47,500 $1,000 $500 $0 $49,000
Average 18 $46,611 $667 $167 $1,444 $48,889
Region in which located Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
North East (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT) 1 $38,000 $0 $0 $0 $38,000
Mid Atlantic (NJ, NY, PA) 2 $50,000 $1,000 $0 $0 $51,000
East North Central (IL, IN, MI, OH, WI) 3 $53,000 $667 $0 $0 $53,667
West North Central (IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD)      
South Atlantic (DC, DE, FL, GA, MD, NC, SC, VA, WV) 5 $42,000 $800 $200 $4,400 $47,400
East South Central (AL, KY, MS, TN)      
West South Central (AR, LA, OK, TX)      
Mountain (AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, NV, UT, WY) 1 $31,000 $0 $0 $4,000 $35,000
Pacific Coast (AK, CA, HI, OR, WA) 3 $49,000 $667 $667 $0 $50,333
Canada 2 $60,000 $1,000 $0 $0 $61,000
Mexico      
Central and South America      
Eastern Europe      
Western Europe 1 $34,000 $0 $0 $0 $34,000
Asia      
Middle East      
Africa      
Australia/New Zealand      
Average 18 $46,611 $667 $167 $1,444 $48,889
Annual revenue/sales of organization Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
< $1 Million US dollars            
$1M - $3M 1 $34,000 $0 $0 $0 $34,000
$3M - $6M 1 $31,000 $0 $0 $4,000 $35,000
$6M - $10M 2 $35,500 $1,500 $500 $6,000 $43,500
$10M - $50M 2 $47,500 $1,000 $500 $0 $49,000
$50M - $100M 1 $38,000 $0 $0 $0 $38,000
$100M - $300M 1 $55,000 $2,000 $0 $0 $57,000
$300M - $500M      
$500M - $1 Billion      
>$1 Billion US dollars 5 $49,400 $400 $0 $2,000 $51,800
Average 13 $43,923 $692 $154 $2,000 $46,769
Number of full-time equivalent market researchers on staff Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
0 1 $45,000 $2,000 $0 $0 $47,000
1 - 2 5 $48,200 $0 $400 $0 $48,600
3 - 5 4 $40,250 $1,250 $0 $4,000 $45,500
6 - 10 2 $38,000 $0 $0 $0 $38,000
11 - 15      
16  - 25 1 $54,000 $1,000 $0 $0 $55,000
>25 2 $46,500 $1,000 $0 $5,000 $52,500
Average 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200
Number of years of experience in marketing research Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
< 1 year 4 $40,000 $1,250 $250 $3,000 $44,500
1 - 2 5 $42,200 $400 $200 $2,800 $45,600
3 - 5 2 $56,000 $0 $0 $0 $56,000
6 - 10 2 $45,500 $1,000 $0 $0 $46,500
11 - 15 2 $48,000 $500 $0 $0 $48,500
16  - 25      
>25      
Average 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200
Years at current job Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
< 1 year 3 $41,333 $667 $0 $1,333 $43,333
1 - 2      
3 - 5 7 $45,857 $571 $286 $0 $46,714
6 - 10 2 $46,000 $0 $0 $5,000 $51,000
11 - 15 3 $44,333 $1,333 $0 $4,000 $49,667
16  - 25      
>25      
Average 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200
Amount of work time spent conducting, coordinating and analyzing marketing research Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
0% 5 $38,200 $1,000 $200 $3,200 $42,600
< 15% 3 $47,333 $667 $333 $3,333 $51,667
15% - 25% 1 $38,000 $0 $0 $0 $38,000
26% - 50% 1 $46,000 $2,000 $0 $0 $48,000
51% - 75% 2 $56,000 $0 $0 $0 $56,000
> 75% 3 $47,000 $333 $0 $0 $47,333
Average 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200
Number of employees supervised Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
0 (None) 13 $46,308 $769 $77 $2,000 $49,154
1 - 2 1 $34,000 $0 $0 $0 $34,000
3 - 5      
6 - 10      
> 10 1 $34,000 $0 $1,000 $0 $35,000
Average 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200
Highest degree achieved Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
High-school graduate 3 $51,000 $1,000 $0 $4,000 $56,000
College graduate 10 $45,200 $700 $100 $1,000 $47,000
Masters program graduate 2 $32,500 $0 $500 $2,000 $35,000
Ph.D. graduate      
Average 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200
Do you hold a marketing research certification? (RIVA, Burke, PRC etc.) Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
Yes            
No 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200
Average 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200
Gender Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
Male 2 $46,000 $0 $500 $0 $46,500
Female 13 $44,462 $769 $77 $2,000 $47,308
Average 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200
Age Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
< 25 1 $38,000 $0 $0 $0 $38,000
25 - 30 2 $36,000 $0 $0 $0 $36,000
31 - 35 4 $44,500 $500 $0 $3,500 $48,500
36 - 45 3 $55,000 $1,333 $0 $4,000 $60,333
46 - 55 4 $42,750 $500 $500 $0 $43,750
56 - 65 1 $46,000 $2,000 $0 $0 $48,000
66+      
Average 15 $44,667 $667 $133 $1,733 $47,200