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Market Research Jobs > Salary by Job Title > Other Job titles 

"Other" job titles salary at a market research company

Note: The market research salary and compensation survey was conducted online in April 2013 among Quirk’s subscribers. In total we received 3,539 responses. We received 1,760 usable surveys from provider-side researchers (market research company employees) and achieved an interval of 2.2 at the 95 percent confidence level. (Not all respondents answered all questions.)  

For a complete survey results follow the link below:
Market research salaries by job title


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Region in which employee is located Count Base Bonus Other Total
North East (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT) 2 $86,500 $4,000   $90,500
Mid Atlantic (NJ, NY, PA) 8 $63,000 $3,667   $66,667
East North Central (IL, IN, MI, OH, WI) 11 $87,545 $8,167   $95,712
West North Central (IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD) 2 $106,500 $13,000   $119,500
South Atlantic (DC, DE, FL, GA, MD, NC, SC, VA, WV) 2 $93,000 $1,500   $94,500
East South Central (AL, KY, MS, TN) 1 $65,000 $2,000   $67,000
West South Central (AR, LA, OK, TX) 3 $56,667 $2,000   $58,667
Mountain (AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, NV, UT, WY) 2 $68,000   $10,000 $78,000
Pacific Coast (AK, CA, HI, OR, WA) 5 $70,000 $4,000 $1,000 $75,000
Canada 2 $50,500 $15,000   $65,500
Mexico          
Central and South America          
Eastern Europe 1 $23,000     $23,000
Western Europe 2 $107,500     $107,500
Asia 6 $34,833 $9,333   $44,167
Middle East          
Africa 1 $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 $900,000
Australia/New Zealand 2 $78,000     $78,000
Average 50 $75,280 $18,375 $103,667 $197,322

 

Annual revenue/sales of organization Count Base Bonus Other Total
< $1 Million US dollars 7 $61,857 $1,000 $10,000 $72,857
$1M - $3M 7 $70,571 $4,000 $1,000 $75,571
$3M - $6M 3 $135,000 $161,000 $300,000 $596,000
$6M - $10M 4 $80,000 $5,000   $85,000
$10M - $50M 8 $63,750 $2,750   $66,500
$50M - $100M 5 $101,000 $11,000   $112,000
$100M - $300M 5 $56,800 $8,250   $65,050
$300M - $500M 3 $62,000 $6,333   $68,333
$500M - $1 Billion 1 $115,000 $10,000   $125,000
>$1 Billion US dollars 2 $84,500 $4,000   $88,500
Average 45 $76,022 $19,955 $103,667 $199,643

 

Number of full-time equivalent market researchers on staff Count Base Bonus Other Total
0          
1 - 2 4 $80,250   $10,000 $90,250
3 - 5 2 $54,000 $1,000 $1,000 $56,000
6 - 10 3 $73,000     $73,000
11 - 15 4 $70,250 $5,000   $75,250
16  - 25 4 $71,500     $71,500
>25 29 $79,862 $21,650 $300,000 $401,512
Average 46 $76,761 $19,955 $103,667 $200,382

 

Number of years of experience in marketing research Count Base Bonus Other Total
< 1 year 6 $71,000 $10,000   $81,000
1 - 2 4 $49,250 $14,000   $63,250
3 - 5 4 $37,000 $1,000 $1,000 $39,000
6 - 10 8 $62,500 $10,000   $72,500
11 - 15 11 $106,364 $45,857 $300,000 $452,221
16  - 25 10 $89,800 $5,600 $10,000 $105,400
>25 3 $64,000     $64,000
Average 46 $76,761 $19,955 $103,667 $200,382

 

Amount of work time spent conducting, coordinating and analyzing marketing research Count Base Bonus Other Total
0% 14 $74,214 $7,667   $81,881
< 15% 4 $45,250 $26,000   $71,250
15% - 25% 4 $67,750 $9,000   $76,750
26% - 50% 3 $37,333 $1,000   $38,333
51% - 75% 9 $90,667 $63,400 $103,667 $257,733
> 75% 12 $92,667 $3,400   $96,067
Average 46 $76,761 $19,955 $103,667 $200,382

 

Number of Employees Supervised Count Base Bonus Other Total
0 (None) 24 $67,583 $5,500 $5,500 $78,583
1 - 2 6 $72,000 $7,000   $79,000
3 - 5 6 $74,500 $6,000   $80,500
6 - 10 6 $124,167 $110,000 $300,000 $534,167
> 10 4 $71,250 $5,000   $76,250
Average 46 $76,761 $19,955 $103,667 $200,382

 

Highest Degree Achieved Count Base Bonus Other Total
High-school graduate 1 $80,000     $80,000
College graduate 27 $73,037 $4,833 $5,500 $83,370
Masters program graduate 18 $82,167 $38,100 $300,000 $420,267
Ph.D. graduate          
Average 46 $76,761 $19,955 $103,667 $200,382

 

Do you hold a marketing research certification? (RIVA, Burke, PRC etc.) Count Base Bonus Other Total
Yes 6 $113,333 $156,500 $150,500 $420,333
No 40 $71,275 $6,300 $10,000 $87,575
Average 46 $76,761 $19,955 $103,667 $200,382

 

Gender Count Base Bonus Other Total
Male 22 $79,409 $37,333 $155,000 $271,742
Female 24 $74,333 $7,923 $1,000 $83,256
Average 46 $76,761 $19,955 $103,667 $200,382

 

Age Count Base Bonus Other Total
< 25 1 $38,000 $6,000   $44,000
25 - 30 6 $55,833 $5,667 $1,000 $62,500
31 - 35 8 $38,125 $13,000   $51,125
36 - 45 18 $93,889 $33,800 $155,000 $282,689
46 - 55 9 $98,444 $6,667   $105,111
56 - 65 4 $69,250 $6,000   $75,250
66+          
Average 46 $76,761 $19,955 $103,667 $200,382