Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Market Research Director make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$149,410 / yrTotal Pay
$98,611 / yrBase Pay
$50,799 / yrAdditional Pay

$149,410

 / yr
$92K$249K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Market Research Director is $149,410 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $98,611 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $50,799 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

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Some related job titles are Consumer Insights Salaries with median pay of $115,815, Consumer Insights Manager Salaries with median pay of $142,796, Market Research Manager Salaries with median pay of $106,465, Market Research Director Salaries with median pay of $186,855.

Top Paying Companies

For a Market Research Director in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Market Research Director in United States. Employers include Fidelity Investments, GSK and Liberty Mutual Insurance.

1
Fidelity Investments
Fidelity Investments
$286,520/yr
2
GSK
$270,285/yr
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$196,123

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$266,482

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$286,520

 / yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Market Research Director in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Market Research Director in United States are Financial Services with a median total pay of $286,520, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $270,285, Insurance with a median total pay of $239,259, Information Technology with a median total pay of $213,243, and Management & Consulting with a median total pay of $196,123.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$286,520

    16% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$270,285

    11% Higher than other industries

  • InsuranceInsurance$239,259

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$213,243

    13% Lower than other industries

  • Management & ConsultingManagement & Consulting$196,123

    22% Lower than other industries

Financial Services

The top paying company in Financial Services for Market Research Director is Fidelity Investments.

Fidelity InvestmentsFidelity Investments$286,520/yr

Recent Salaries Shared

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Director - Market Research and Analytics

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$68

/hr

Submitted 2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Market Research Director

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$175,000

/yr

$155K | $20K

Submitted 3 days ago

4-6 years
3 days ago
Director of Market Research

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$110,000

/yr

$100K | $10K

Submitted 3 days ago

10-14 years
3 days ago
Market Research Director

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$168,000

/yr

$140K | $28K

Submitted 4 days ago

15+ years
4 days ago
Director, Market Research

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$210,000

/yr

Submitted 11 days ago

1-3 years
11 days ago
Director of Market Access

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$170,000

/yr

$150K | $20K

Submitted 17 days ago

15+ years
17 days ago
Marketing Research Director

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$82,000

/yr

Submitted 22 days ago

10-14 years
22 days ago
Director, Market Research

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$140,000

/yr

Submitted 23 days ago

10-14 years
23 days ago
Market Research Director

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$100

/hr

Submitted 24 days ago

4-6 years
24 days ago

Market Research Director pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Market Research Director is $98,611 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Market Research Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 74 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Market Research Director employees.

The highest salary for a Market Research Director in United States is $156,236 per year.

The lowest salary for a Market Research Director in United States is $62,240 per year.

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