Starting salaries for marketing and advertising professionals are expected to increase by 3.5% on average in 2015, according to a recent report from The Creative Group.

The report examined salaries for 125 interactive, design, marketing, advertising, and public relations positions. Projected 2015 salaries were based on a survey of marketing and advertising executives as well as data from The Creative Group's staffing placement efforts.

Below, key findings from the report.

Hiring and Work Trends

  • 33% of the advertising and marketing executives surveyed say the number of creative staff working remotely today is higher than it was three years ago.
  • 45% say candidates at least sometimes try to negotiate salary when presented with a job offer.
  • Besides salary and bonuses, candidates most often try to negotiate additional vacation time, flexible work schedules, and telecommuting options.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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Ayaz Nanji is a digital strategist and a co-founder of ICW Media, a marketing agency specializing in content and social media services for tech firms. He is also a research writer for MarketingProfs. He has worked for Google/YouTube, the Travel Channel, AOL, and the New York Times.

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