Some of the skills we found on advertising account executive resumes included "crm," "sales process," and "client relationships." We have detailed the most important advertising account executive responsibilities below.
Before becoming an advertising account executive, 77.8% earned their bachelor's degree. When it comes down to graduating with a master's degree, 5.3% advertising account executives went for the extra education. If you're wanting to pursue this career, it may be possible to be successful with a high school degree. In fact, most advertising account executives have a college degree. But about one out of every eight advertising account executives didn't attend college at all.
The advertising account executives who went onto college to earn a more in-depth education generally studied business and communication, while a small population of advertising account executives studied marketing and journalism.
When you're ready to become an advertising account executive, you might wonder which companies hire advertising account executives. According to our research through advertising account executive resumes, advertising account executives are mostly hired by Spectrum Stores, Comcast, and Cox Enterprises. Now is a good time to apply as Spectrum Stores has 19 advertising account executives job openings, and there are 8 at Comcast and 4 at Cox Enterprises.
But if you're interested in companies where you might earn a high salary, advertising account executives tend to earn the biggest salaries at Twitter, Yelp, and Gray Television. Take Twitter for example. The median advertising account executive salary is $57,336. At Yelp, advertising account executives earn an average of $53,178, while the average at Gray Television is $52,732. You should take into consideration how difficult it might be to secure a job with one of these companies.
We also looked into companies who hire advertising account executives from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include AT&T;, Comcast, and Yelp.
For the most part, advertising account executives make their living in the media and professional industries. Advertising account executives tend to make the most in the manufacturing industry with an average salary of $48,186. The advertising account executive annual salary in the telecommunication and media industries generally make $46,136 and $45,412 respectively. Additionally, advertising account executives who work in the manufacturing industry make 8.8% more than advertising account executives in the finance Industry.