The average pay for an Account Executive is C$49,385 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Negotiation, Strategic Marketing, Technical Sales, Business Development, and Sales.

C$34,535 - C$76,985
(Median)
C$35K
C$49K
C$77K
MEDIAN: C$49,385
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90%

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C$11.84 - C$36.06
(Median)
C$12
C$16
C$36
MEDIAN: C$15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$34,535 - C$76,985  
   
Bonus
C$508 - C$25,937  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$29,087  
Commission
C$2,959 - C$39,606  
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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C$35,311 - C$91,090  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 491
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$11.84 - C$36.06  
   
Hourly Tips
C$12.50  
Overtime
C$0.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$508 - C$25,937  
   
Commission
C$2,959 - C$39,606  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$29,087  
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).
)
C$35,311 - C$91,090  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$52,490

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Account Executive Reviews

What is it like working as an Account Executive?

Account Executive in Mississauga:
"A strategic executive armed with a multi-faceted skill set."
Pros: Employee culture, office environment, challenging work, great team.
Cons: Working long hours outside of job requirements, slight favortism in office.

Account Executive in Ottawa:
"Work Flexibility And Culture."
Pros: I really appreciate the work flexibility, culture. I like that it is not the norm and working with many different areas from Military, Police to Utilities and Mining. Dealing with Aerial Robotics or Unmanned Aerial Vehicle to use for surveillance, search and rescue or pipe line surveying the possibilities are endless. I like that I have many areas to work in from Trade Shows, marketing, various administration tasks and even IT support.
Cons: I do not like having my work being held up because I cannot get the answers in time from my Business heads.

Account Executive in Guelph:
Pros: The fact I can help some good people find work in a time of need.
Cons: Having to deal with people who are trying to cheat the system.

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Experience Affects Account Executive Salaries




National Average
C$52,000


Skills That Affect Account Executive Salaries

Negotiation
up arrow 49%

Strategic Marketing
up arrow 30%



Sales
up arrow 16%


Sales Management
up arrow 4%

Account Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$52,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 1%

New Business Development
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%



Marketing Communications
up arrow 15%

Insurance
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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