The Top 15 highest-paying jobs in brand marketing and management

Have you ever opened an email and struggled to immediately decipher the message? This is one of the few predicaments in which a brand marketing lead comes to the rescue. And, with the increasing infiltration of artificial intelligence (AI) creating more demand for marketing activities, new jobs that no one has ever heard of will become fundamental for managing the machines.

So which companies are hiring for $100K  jobs in quality assurance the most? Ladders put together a list of the 15 companies hiring the most $100K+ jobs currently in this exciting field using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs.

1. Cognizant Technology Solutions, 752

Cognizant is an American multinational corporation that provides digital, technology, consulting, and operations services. It is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey, United States. Cognizant is listed in the NASDAQ-100 and the S&P 500 indices. It was founded as an in-house technology unit of Dun & Bradstreet in 1994, and started serving external clients in 1996.

2. Google, 743

Executives at Google recently launched a five-year initiative to pull the tech company’s failing cloud-computing unit out of third place in the red-hot niche, according to a report.

3. Pacific Dental Services, 705

Founded in 1994, Pacific Dental Services (PDS ®) is one of the country’s leading dental support organizations.

4. CVS, 697

The company began in 1964 with three partners who grew the venture from a parent company, Mark Steven, Inc., that helped retailers manage their health and beauty aid product lines.

5. Boeing, 525

Boeing is among the largest global aircraft manufacturers; it is the second-largest defense contractor in the world based on 2015 revenue and is the largest exporter in the United States by dollar value. Boeing stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

6. Verizon Communications, 508

Verizon Communications, Inc., is a broadband telecommunications company and the largest U.S. wireless communications service provider as of September 2014.

7. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co, 505

JPMorgan Chase recently announced a $350 million, a five-year global initiative to prepare for the future of work and meet the growing demand for skilled workers.

8. Oracle, 496

The company sells database software and technology, cloud engineered systems, and enterprise software products—particularly its own brands of database management systems.

9. Leidos Holdings, 466

Leidos, a joint spin-off of Science Applications International Corporation, is an American defense company headquartered in Reston, Virginia, that provides scientific, engineering, systems integration, and technical services. Leidos works extensively with the United States Department of Defense, the United States Department of Homeland Security, and the United States Intelligence Community, including the NSA, as well as other U.S. government civil agencies and selected commercial markets.

10. Walmart, 425

As of January 31, 2017,  Walmart has 11,695 stores and clubs in 28 countries, under a total of 63 banners. Of marketing opportunities, Walmart boasts this initiative on its jobs page: “Our work spans the digital and physical space and combines the work of numerous internal teams and external advertising and media agencies. Our marketing teams work together to show our customers how they can save money and live better.”

11. United Technologies, 410

The tech company is a leader in research, development, and manufacturing of high-technology products in numerous areas, including aircraft engines, aerospace systems, HVAC, elevators and escalators, fire and security, building systems, and industrial products, among others. UTC is also a large military contractor, getting about 10% of its revenue from the U.S. government. Gregory Hayes is the current CEO.

12. Citigroup, 404

At its height until the global financial crisis of 2008, Citigroup was the largest company and bank in the world as measured by total assets, with 357,000 employees. In 2007, Citigroup was one of the primary dealers in US Treasury securities. Citigroup had the world’s largest financial services network, spanning 140 countries with approximately 16,000 offices worldwide. It holds over 200 million customer accounts in more than 140 countries. As of 2016, Citigroup is one of the Big Four banks in the United States, alongside JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, and Wells Fargo.

13. Uber, 402

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According to the Wall Street Journal, the number of active Uber drivers in the U.S. grew from almost zero in 2012 to more than 460,000 at the end of 2015. This rapid growth belies no shortage of job opportunities as marketing becomes even more so fundamental for their business.

14. Comcast, 401

Comcast is the second-largest pay-TV company after the AT&T-DirecTV acquisition, largest cable TV company and largest home Internet service provider in the United States, and the nation’s third-largest home telephone service provider. Comcast services U.S. residential and commercial customers in 40 states and in the District of Columbia. 

15. Raytheon, 396

The Raytheon Company is a one of the largest U.S. defense contractors with core manufacturing concentrations in weapons and military and commercial electronics.