Sales and Marketing Career Guide

Sales and marketing are fast-paced industries with exciting opportunities. Use this guide to learn more about them, or to learn how to hatch a student or entry level job in sales and marketing.

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Sales and Marketing Average Starting Salaries

Social Media Manager

  • Vancouver, BC
    $30,142
  • Calgary, AB
    $31,820
  • Edmonton, AB
    $30,541
  • Winnipeg, MB
    $25,893
  • Toronto, ON
    $32,590
  • Ottawa, ON
    $29,028
  • Montreal, QC
    $29,905
  • Halifax, NS
    $25,329

Customer Sales Representative

  • Vancouver, BC
    $30,766
  • Calgary, AB
    $32,766
  • Edmonton, AB
    $32,106
  • Winnipeg, MB
    $27,367
  • Toronto, ON
    $30,925
  • Ottawa, ON
    $29,914
  • Montreal, QC
    $29,755
  • Halifax, NS
    $27,436

Marketing Coordinator

  • Vancouver, BC
    $35,238
  • Calgary, AB
    $39,620
  • Edmonton, AB
    $39,310
  • Winnipeg, MB
    $32,291
  • Toronto, ON
    $33,948
  • Ottawa, ON
    $34,676
  • Montreal, QC
    $34,933
  • Halifax, NS
    $32,334

Project Coordinator

  • Vancouver, BC
    $43,793
  • Calgary, AB
    $48,561
  • Edmonton, AB
    $47,173
  • Winnipeg, MB
    $40,525
  • Toronto, ON
    $41,823
  • Ottawa, ON
    $41,929
  • Montreal, QC
    $39,033
  • Halifax, NS
    $39,275

Considering a career in Sales & Marketing?

Looking for a fast-paced career with high growth potential? Students and grads in sales and marketing have the opportunity to work in a variety of fields in the public and private sectors. Sales and marketing are industries focused on advancing the goals and objectives of a business--if you want to make an impact, there is an opportunity for you.

I look at my relationship with our customers as a partnership: the more I can do for them, the more profitable they will be in their business.

Jamie Kuepfer, Sales Manager

In-demand skills and traits:

Results-oriented

Self-motivated

Confident

Active-listening

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Sales and Marketing Jobs + Programs
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