The average pay for an Account Executive is C$49,544 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, Technical Sales, Business Development, and Account Sales.

C$34,756 - C$74,981
C$35K
C$50K
C$75K
MEDIAN: C$49,544
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50%
90%

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C$11.70 - C$36.06
C$12
C$16
C$36
MEDIAN: C$15.56
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$34,756 - C$74,981  
   
Bonus
C$972 - C$30,410  
Profit Sharing
C$507 - C$29,590  
Commission
C$3,020 - C$48,936  
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$35,265 - C$90,747  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 458
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$11.70 - C$36.06  
   
Hourly Tips
C$12.50  
Overtime
C$1.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$972 - C$30,410  
   
Commission
C$3,020 - C$48,936  
Profit Sharing
C$507 - C$29,590  
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$35,265 - C$90,747  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$53,470

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Q: 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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Key Stats for Account Executive

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Account Executive Salaries

▲40%

▲32%

▲22%

National Average
C$53,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Account Executive Salaries

Negotiation
▲46%



▲13%

▲9%




National Average
C$53,000

Strategic Marketing
▼1%


New Business Development
▼3%



Insurance
▼17%

Marketing Communications
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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