With an overall population of 40,407 and a student population of 10,125, approximately 10,125 of Salem students attend one of Salem's schools that offer marketing programs.
Salem's largest marketing school is Salem State University. In 2010, approximately 50 students graduated from the Marketing program at Salem State University.
A total of 50 students graduated with credentials in marketing from marketing schools in Salem in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Salem's marketing schools was $19,443 per year for instate students and $25,583 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,439 per year, on average, for room and board at Salem-based marketing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,148.
After graduating with your credentials in marketing, if you decide to work as a marketing professional in Salem, your job prospects are average. There were 9,690 marketing professionals working in Massachusetts and 360 working in the greater Salem area in 2010. The government projects that the number of marketing professionals in Salem will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.
As a marketing professional in Salem, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,300 per year. This is higher than the average salary for marketing professionals in the state.