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Marketing Schools
In Columbia, South Carolina

There are 2 marketing schools in Columbia for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the marketing academic community in Columbia, and the future trends. Academia in marketing includes marketing training at the marketing bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. South Carolina Marketing Employment

Columbia 1,600
South Carolina 11,150

Exactly 1,600 of South Carolina's 6,920 marketing professionals work in Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of marketing professionals in Columbia has shrunk by 4%. Overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. South Carolina Marketing employment growth

8,820 9,250 10,040 9,670 6,920
1,660 1,710 2,280 2,130 1,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Marketing VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$67,746 $69,778 $74,240 $78,214 $92,837
$35,040 $36,880 $38,180 $39,020 $40,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Marketing in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

As the number of marketing professionals in Columbia has shrunk, salaries for marketing professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $92,837 per year was earned by marketing professionals in Columbia. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for marketing professionals in Columbia was $67,746 per year. The growth in the salary of marketing professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Marketing professionals in Columbia

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Marketing professionals in Columbia make a median yearly salary of $83,203. The 10% of marketing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,100 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $136,575 per year.

Average Salaries for Marketing professionals and related professions in Columbia

Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations
Business Administration
International Business
Business Management
Small Business

On average marketing professionals in Columbia earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Columbia.

Educational Trends

Marketing schools in Columbia


Many of Columbia's marketing professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited marketing schools in the city.

Marketing Programs Offered In Columbia


Columbia's marketing school offers one marketing degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Marketing Degrees In Columbia


Approximately 154 students completed marketing courses in 2010.

Marketing Faculty Salaries in Columbia, South Carolina

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