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(thousands per year)*
21 - 60
Last Updated: April, 2017
|* The lower figures typically reflect starting salaries. Higher salaries are awarded to those with greater experience and responsibility. Positions in Dublin sometimes command higher salaries.|
Studies trends and patterns in consumer preferences to identify areas of potential profit for companies.
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|Consumer Scientist - from: N.C.S. [UK]|
|This occupation is popular with people who have the following Career Interests... |
...and for people who like working in the following Career Sectors:
|Sales, Retail & Purchasing|
|Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations|
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