Account Director, Advertising Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Account Director, Advertising is $89,608 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Account Director, Advertising Total Pay (?
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$61,203 - $127,038
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$61,203 - $127,038  
   
Bonus
$479.71 - $20,561  
Profit Sharing
$824 - $15,513  
Commission
$2,500 - $37,500  
Total Pay (?
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$63,150 - $138,298  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 424
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Job Description for Account Director, Advertising
  • Approve project timeline and deliverables.
  • Develop sales in the designated target market by identifying new sales opportunities.
  • Contact prospective customers by cold calling, premise visits, networking and customer appointments.
  • Develop and manage customer relationships in order to retain existing revenue and attain additional business.
  • Develop department budget.

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Pay by Experience Level for Account Director, Advertising
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
New York
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Los Angeles
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Dallas
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Chicago
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National Average
$94,000
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Experience Affects Account Director, Advertising Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%
Experienced
up arrow 8%
National Average
$94,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 7%
Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Skills That Affect Account Director, Advertising Salaries

Marketing Communications
up arrow 2%
National Average
$94,000
Strategic Marketing
up arrow 9%
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Gender
Female
60%
female alumni
 
Male
40%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
7%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 8%
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