Salary Survey 2019

Payroll is the biggest expense for most companies. But how does your organizationʼs salary schedule compare to others in your state and the cannabis industry as a whole? For this special issue, the staff of Marijuana Business Magazine collected data from HempStaff, Vangst, Viridian Staffing and Glassdoor to get a comprehensive view of salaries in the marijuana industry and beyond:

On the Money


Salary Survey: On the Money

Cannabis industry workers and executives can earn more than their mainstream counterparts, Marijuana Business Magazine salary survey finds Cannabis pays. From trimmers, stock clerks and budtenders to master growers, chief extractors and C-suite executives, all are more likely to make at least as much or … [Continue]

Salary Survey: State Differences

Cannabis jobs in Maryland consistently pay more than other states in all categories for which Marijuana Business Magazine collected data. Maryland’s medical marijuana industry raked in nearly $100 million in its first year of operations—more than the combined first year medical sales in Illinois, Massachusetts … [Continue]

Salary Survey: Doing the Deal

You’ve been offered the job. But can you get the salary you want? Of course—provided you know the fundamentals of negotiating, said Tony Perzow, CEO of You Suck at Negotiating, his negotiation training and consulting firm in Venice Beach, California. Perzow, who’s trained executives in … [Continue]

Salary Survey: The Hottest Job Markets?

The cannabis job market continues to grow as more states get their medical and recreational programs up and running and other states move toward legalization. So, which states are expected to have the hottest job markets in the near future—and what jobs will be in … [Continue]