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Advertising and Promotions Managers

Job Information

Plan, direct, or coordinate advertising policies and programs or produce collateral materials, such as posters, contests, coupons, or give-aways, to create extra interest in the purchase of a product or service for a department, an entire organization, or on an account basis.


  • Keen competition is expected for these highly coveted jobs.
  • College graduates with related experience, a high level of creativity, and strong communication and computer skills should have the best job opportunities.
  • High earnings, substantial travel, and long hours, including evenings and weekends, are common.
  • Because of the importance and high visibility of their jobs, these managers often are prime candidates for advancement to the highest ranks.


Personality I'm good with people
Salary $87,650/yr ($43.83/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education Bachelors