The average pay for an Account Manager is AU$62,456 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$46,595 - AU$90,743
(Median)
AU$47K
AU$62K
AU$91K
MEDIAN: AU$62,455
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AU$21.78 - AU$38.12
(Median)
AU$22
AU$27
AU$38
MEDIAN: AU$27.00
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$46,595 - AU$90,743  
   
Bonus
AU$1,024 - AU$23,672  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$9,933  
Commission
AU$1,493 - AU$38,432  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$48,145 - AU$100,219  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,220
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$21.78 - AU$38.12  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.90  
Overtime
AU$36.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$1,024 - AU$23,672  
   
Commission
AU$1,493 - AU$38,432  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$9,933  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$48,145 - AU$100,219  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 134
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Pay by Experience Level for Account Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$64,971

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Account Manager Reviews

What is it like working as an Account Manager?

Account Manager in Sydney:
"Rewarding interactions."
Pros: Meaningful interactions with C-level executives, learning from the worlds leading HR functions, opportunity to grow and develop, great exposure and access to amazing senior network, fairly casual office environment with a work-hard play-hard ethic.
Cons: Very cyclical and feels like 'going through the motions' every quarter, hard edge driven on meeting performance targets regardless of market conditions, some politics as a result of acquiring new organisations, APAC can be the 'poor cousin' to the US HQ, very outcomes focused and not a lot of focus on helping to reduce employee stress and improve work-life balance.

Account Manager in Melbourne:
Pros: The freedom and creativity it allows me. The amazing team. The laid back culture. The challenges of the work. The ever changing nature of video technology.
Cons: The low pay. The disorganisation. The management.

Account Manager in Sydney:
Pros: Good people in the office make the days go by. Very reasonable about leave requests, special requests etc.
Cons: Little support from other areas of the business. There are bad office politics and often my team is penalized because of it.

Account Manager in Melbourne:
"Account Manager Professional Indemnity And Public Liability."
Pros: The ability to become specialized in 2 areas; professional indemnity and public liability insurance. Clients are pleasant to deal with and enjoy the other team members.
Cons: Lack of variety.

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Experience Affects Account Manager Salaries




National Average
AU$65,000


Skills That Affect Account Manager Salaries




Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Sales
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Account Management
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Client Interaction
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National Average
AU$65,000

Project Management
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Account Sales
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Customer Service
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Marketing Communications
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Media / Public Relations
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Payroll Administration
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 90%
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