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Alternate Job Titles: Account Executive

What is the average annual salary for Account Executive?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Account Executive may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Account Executive in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Account Executive in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Account Executive in the United States is $68,019 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Account Executive in the United Sates are expected to make less than $68,019.

Source: HR Reported data as of November 2014

Median $68,019
  • 10%$48,083
  • 25%$57,583
  • 75%$78,479
  • 90%$88,002

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Job Description for Account Executive

Develops and maintains favorable relationships with new and existing clients in order to increase revenue. Ensures that organizational goods or services consistently meet client needs. May be responsible for providing sales quotations as well as sustaining and renewing client contracts. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and at least 3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Account Executive job description

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