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Best states for an Account Executive

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Do you wonder which states in the U.S. are the best for Account Executives?

If so, we have the full list of best to worst states for Account Executive jobs for you to check out and see if you think it's time to move and start new.

Why move?

Because not all states fare the same when it come to job opportunity and pay.

Pay, benefits, and opportunities vary greatly by place, and it's no different for Account Executives.

We found that Washington is the best state in the nation for Account Executives, and people in Mount Vernon earn the most in the field.

In order to get you the best states for Account Executives, we looked at our data on jobs and wages -- specifically the average annual wage and the number of available jobs per capita.

The highest position that you can reach as an Account Executive is Director Of Sales & Business Development.

The median salary of a Director Of Sales & Business Development is $124,952.

The 10 Best States in America For Account Executives in 2019

  1. Washington
  2. Rhode Island
  3. South Dakota
  4. Minnesota
  5. North Dakota
  6. North Carolina
  7. Illinois
  8. Michigan
  9. Wisconsin
  10. California
  • (2,889 jobs)
  • (354 jobs)
  • (376 jobs)
  • (2,225 jobs)
  • (403 jobs)
  • (2,298 jobs)
  • (4,969 jobs)
  • (1,715 jobs)
  • (1,502 jobs)
  • (10,072 jobs)

We used our most recent data to determine the states that are best for Account Executive positions.

In order to rank the states, we needed to figure out not just where the jobs are located, but we also needed to establish how much these jobs paid.

Check out the ranking of the best states for Account Executives below.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Account Executives in 2019

1. Washington

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,889 $89,300 $64,000 $124,000 1.25
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in Washington

2. Rhode Island

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
354 $62,491 $37,000 $104,000 1.27
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in Rhode Island

3. South Dakota

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
376 $57,816 $34,000 $96,000 1.99
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in South Dakota

4. Minnesota

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,225 $61,678 $37,000 $102,000 1.24
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in Minnesota

5. North Dakota

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
403 $57,706 $34,000 $96,000 1.75
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in North Dakota

6. North Carolina

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,298 $73,226 $44,000 $121,000 0.9
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in North Carolina

7. Illinois

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
4,969 $60,876 $37,000 $98,000 1.3
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in Illinois

8. Michigan

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,715 $62,168 $37,000 $103,000 0.82
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in Michigan

9. Wisconsin

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,502 $58,075 $34,000 $96,000 0.99
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in Wisconsin

10. California

Total Account Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
10,072 $65,378 $39,000 $108,000 0.99
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Account Executive Jobs in California

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE an Account Executive

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for an Account Executive

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