Salaries after MBA in Marketing


MBA in marketing is considered to be the most sought after degree among majority of the professionals as it can help in securing higher paying managerial positions.  The current market scenario provides growth opportunities for the marketing professionals both in the private and the public sector. According to a survey report conducted by the Department of education, around 60% of candidates get enrolled for the MBA programs after gaining prior experience of 2 – 3 years. The skills, qualification and the level of experience will determine the remuneration packages for these individuals having an MBA degree. For fresher’s it would be the skills and qualification which will be looked into.

Salaries after MBA in Marketing in Government organizations

Nowadays, the job opportunities are immense for the marketing qualified professionals in the government sector companies. They have the opportunities to work in PSUs in the marketing divisions. PSUs are giving more importance to the marketing department so as cope up with the challenges posed by the private sector companies. One of the important determinants of the salary structure is the position that one may get employed in. The figures may change on the basis of skill and experience one may acquire in the marketing field and also in accordance with the government rules. During the initial stages, a candidate can expect a salary of around Rs 15000-20000 a month. The candidates after gaining experience in this field can attend the department level examinations for promotion and further increments.

Salaries after MBA in Marketing in Private Institutions

The private sector companies generally offer a higher salary package to individuals in the field of marketing when compared to the public sector companies. The brand name of the institute plays a significant role in determining the salary figures. It will also depend on company reputation, job profile etc. The candidates passing out of an average B-School can normally expect a salary figure of Rs 20000 per month as a fresher. By gaining more experience, the salary will change accordingly. In India private insurance companies are generally offering more salary in this field of marketing than other companies. MNC’s also offer a higher salary package to MBA’s specialized in Marketing.

Salaries after MBA Marketing Abroad

The job prospects for the MBA marketing professionals are huge abroad. They can find job opportunities in various multinational companies. The salary which is offered by companies abroad is generally higher than what is offered in India. The candidates may try for jobs abroad after gaining sufficient experience in the specific field. The individuals will be selected in accordance with their experience level, skill and firm which they were associated with. The professionals in this field can look for challenging job profiles in companies abroad apart from a good salary package. Majority of the individuals try for jobs in countries such as Canada, Singapore, US, Middle East etc. The kind of exposure that they get while working in international firms will help them significant to progress in their career line. The average salary of marketing professionals abroad will be around Rs.10- 15 lakhs per annum in the entry level stage.



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2 Responses to “Salaries after MBA in Marketing”

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    shailesh kamat:

    Being a freshers ,interviewer always ask one question what is your expectation about salaries, -what should i give the answer of that question……plz tell me

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    Sir maine 45 percent se pass ki or mba krna chahta hu kya m kisi private university se mba kr skta hu or vo university previous year m khula h or isse mba krne se koi fayda h ya nhi plz btay.