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Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists*
(SOC Code : 13-1161)
in Marin County

Research market conditions in local, regional, or national areas to determine potential sales of a product or service. May gather information on competitors, prices, sales, and methods of marketing and distribution. May use survey results to create a marketing campaign based on regional preferences and buying habits.

Employers are usually looking for candidates with a Master's degree .

Marin County is part of the San Rafael MD, which includes Marin and San Ra counties.
Occupational Wages[Top]
AreaYearPeriodHourly MeanHourly by Percentile
San Rafael MD20161st Qtr$46.07$31.09$43.67$59.40
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Occupational Projections of Employment (also called "Outlook" or "Demand")[Top]
 AreaEstimated Year-Projected YearEmploymentEmployment ChangeAnnual Avg Openings
San Rafael MD2014 - 20247601,10034044.743
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Industries Employing This Occupation (click on Industry Title to View Employers List)[Top]
Industry Title
Number of Employers in Marin County
Percent of Total
Employment for Occupation in State of California
Management & Technical Consulting Svc 5639.7%
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services1498.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 227.2%
Advertising and Related Services 1667.1%
Other Professional & Technical Services 3214.2%
Other Information Services 592.6%
Software Publishers 932.5%
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers 472.5%
Architectural and Engineering Services 4272.4%
Scientific Research and Development Svc 1072.1%
Semiconductor and Electronic Components 41.7%
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing 51.5%
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers 241.5%
Employment Services 771.4%
Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses 421.4%
Office Administrative Services 291.3%
Other Financial Investment Activities 4361.3%
Insurance Carriers 331.3%
Depository Credit Intermediation 1061.1%
Electric Goods Merchant Wholesalers 631.1%
Offices of Real Estate Agents & Brokers 4601.0%
Security & Commodity Investment Activity281.0%
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg 191.0%
Newspaper, Book, & Directory Publishers 981.0%

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Alternate Titles
Business Development Specialists; Client Service and Consulting Managers; Communications Specialists; Market Analysts; Market Research Consultants; Market Research Managers; Product Line Managers; and Project Managers
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