ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$66,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$66,000
Median 50%
$119,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Diplomat
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does an account executive make?
Account Executives in America make an average salary of $66,130 per year or $31.79 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $119,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $36,000. Internet companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Washington, Hawaii, New Jersey, Delaware, and New York have the highest paying Account Executive jobs. The typical employment for an Account Executive is 2.9 years.

Average Account Executive Salary By Company

Account Executives report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Internet companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Diplomat and Client First Settlement Funding are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like HubSpot or Cepheid, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Account Executives.

Average Account Executive Salary By Location

Account Executives in the US makes an average salary of $66,130 per year or $31.79 per hour. The city with the highest Account Executive salary is San Francisco, CA at $67,773 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Account Executives is $33,000. Some of the states with the best Account Executive salaries are Washington, Hawaii, New Jersey, Delaware, New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. Colorado, Missouri, Maine, North Dakota, and Kansas are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$67,773
2
Seattle, WA
$64,514
3
Philadelphia, PA
$62,433
4
New York, NY
$62,222
5
Baltimore, MD
$61,277

Average Account Executive Salary By Industry

The type of industry that an Account Executive works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Telecommunication companies, Health Care companies, and Media companies tend to have the highest salaries for Account Executives. Salaries for Account Executives in Telecommunication companies average $72,145 annually, while Health Care companies and Media companies pay $67,676 and $67,595, respectively. The average salary for Account Executives in the Finance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $61,470.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$72,145
2
Health Care
$67,676
3
Media
$67,595
4
Internet
$67,293
5
Transportation
$65,428

RECENTLY ADDED Account Executive SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
USI
Account Executive
10/31/2019
$150,000
Account Executive
Philadelphia, PA
10/31/2019
$50,000
Terminix
Account Executive
10/31/2019
$40,000
Minot Daily News
Account Executive
10/31/2019
$50,000
Midwest Alarm Services
Account Executive
Milwaukee, WI
10/31/2019
$75,000
for Our Client Company
Account Executive
Detroit, MI
10/31/2019
$100,000
Terminix
Account Executive
Madison, WI
10/31/2019
$40,000
The Judge Group
Account Executive
Saint Louis, MO
10/31/2019
$150,000
Account Executive
Saint Louis, MO
10/31/2019
$50,000
Porter Group
Account Executive
Philadelphia, PA
10/31/2019
$80,000
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