Major Account Executive

Major Account Executive Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$56,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$56,000
Median 50%
$70,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Akamai Technologies
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a major account executive make?
The national average salary for a Major Account Executive in the U.S. is $56,703 annually or $27.26 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $70,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $45,000 per year. Technology companies and Media companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. New Jersey, Nevada, California, Maryland, and Delaware are some of the states with the best Major Account Executive salaries in the US. The typical employment for a Major Account Executive is 3.6 years.

Average Major Account Executive Salary By Location

As a Major Account Executive in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $56,703 per year or $27.26 per hour. The city with the highest Major Account Executive salary is San Francisco, CA at $74,756 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Major Account Executives is $37,000. New Jersey, Nevada, California, Maryland, and Delaware are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are South Dakota, South Carolina, Montana, Missouri, and Alaska.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
$74,756
$74,756
2
2
Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, VA
$69,931
$69,931
3
3
Baltimore, MD
Baltimore, MD
$69,648
$69,648
4
4
Framingham, MA
Framingham, MA
$66,403
$66,403
5
5
New York, NY
New York, NY
$65,410
$65,410

Map of Major Account Executive Salaries

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

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Average Major Account Executive Salary By Company

Major Account Executive jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Major Account Executives are in Technology companies and Media companies. Major Account Executives at Akamai Technologies and Riverbed Technology report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Workday or DocuSign, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Major Account Executives.

Average Major Account Executive Pay By Industry

Major Account Executive salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Technology companies, Telecommunication companies, and Media companies tend to have the highest salaries for Major Account Executives. Salaries for Major Account Executives in Technology companies average $61,006 annually, while Telecommunication companies and Media companies pay $56,905 and $51,506, respectively. At $49,819, the average salary for Major Account Executives in the Transportation industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
1
Technology
Technology
$61,006
$61,006
2
2
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$56,905
$56,905
3
3
Media
Media
$51,506
$51,506
4
4
Transportation
Transportation
$49,819
$49,819

Major Account Executive Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

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