How much does an Advertising Specialist make in the United States? The average Advertising Specialist salary in the United States is $66,000 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $57,300 and $77,100. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $57,300 10% $49,379 90% $87,206 75% $77,100 $66,000 50%(Median)
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The Advertising Specialist analyzes customer requirements, develops messaging architecture and competitive positioning, specifies vehicles/projects, secures resources, communicates project development and drives creative development processes. Responsible for the creation and delivery of advertising of company products through various sources of media (internet, print, broadcast). Being an Advertising Specialist may require a bachelor's degree. Works with both internal and external resources to ensure the timely delivery of projects. In addition, Advertising Specialist typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being an Advertising Specialist gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Working as an Advertising Specialist typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021

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