Account Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$75,000
$42,000
Min 10%
$75,000
Median 50%
$135,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Infosys Public Services
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does an account manager make?
The national average salary for an Account Manager in the U.S. is $75,956 annually or $36.52 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $135,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $42,000 per year. Technology companies and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Account Manager jobs are New York, Virginia, New Jersey, Nevada, and Washington. The typical employment in the position spans 2.9 years.

Average Account Manager Salary By Location

Account Managers in the United States of America make on average $75,956 a year or $36.52 per hour. New York, NY reports the highest annual salary for Account Managers at 115,843. The average starting salary in New York, NY for Account Managers is $58,000. New York, Virginia, New Jersey, Nevada, and Washington are the top 5 highest earning states for Account Managers. Nebraska, Hawaii, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Louisiana are the lowest earners.

Map of Account Manager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Account Managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Account Manager Salary By Company

Account Manager jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Technology companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Companies like Infosys Public Services or LCC International will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like Morris and Ericsson USA pay their Account Managers very well.

Average Account Manager Pay By Industry

Account Manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Telecommunication companies, Technology companies, and Media companies tend to have the highest salaries for Account Managers. Salaries for Account Managers in Telecommunication companies average $93,079 annually, while Technology companies and Media companies pay $82,341 and $81,660, respectively. At $64,704, the average salary for Account Managers in the Professional industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$93,079
$93k
Technology
Technology
$82,341
$82k
Media
Media
$81,660
$82k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$77,733
$78k
Health Care
Health Care
$77,222
$77k
Finance
Finance
$76,155
$76k
Insurance
Insurance
$72,001
$72k
Retail
Retail
$68,947
$69k
Transportation
Transportation
$68,059
$68k
Professional
Professional
$64,704
$65k

Account Manager Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Account Manager Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Account Manager can range from $42,994 to $70,126 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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