Business Management & Marketing

Did you know? . . . .


  • More than 15.4 million people in the U.S. work management-related occupations.

  • The demand for managers is expected to increase approximately 10.4% nationally by 2016.

  • The annual median salary for management occupations in the U.S. is $71,210.

  • Employment of advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers is expected to increase faster than the average for all occupations through 2014.

  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, and sales managers held 587,000 jobs in 2004.

  • Many managers earn bonuses equal to 10 percent or more of their salaries.

  • Starting salaries for marketing majors graduating in 2005 averaged $33,873.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, median annual salaries for managers and sales people in the Danville region (as of May 2007) are as follows:

  • General Managers & Operations Managers: $88,470

  • Labor Supervisors: $34,960

  • Logistics Supervisors: $54,780

  • Non-Retail Supervisors: $69,540

  • Purchasing Agents: $49,920

  • Retail Supervisors: $36,020

  • Sales Representatives (Services): $46,880

  • Sales Representatives (Wholesaling & Manufacturing): $57,010

 

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