Late-Career Account Director Salary

Late-Career Account Directors can look forward to a sizeable six-figure salary — around $116K per year on average. Overall cash earnings for Late-Career Account Directors vary widely between $80K and $203K; for a few high rollers, the final number can encompass upwards of $41K each from bonuses and profit sharing proceeds. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 53 percent. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$74,121 - $161,687
$74K
$120K
$160K
MEDIAN: $116,322
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$74,121 - $161,687  
   
Bonus
$1,584 - $40,831  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $39,149  
Commission
$29,277  
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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$80,036 - $202,797  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 128

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $123,432

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Seattle offers some of the highest pay in the country for Late-Career Account Directors, 13 percent above the national average. Late-Career Account Directors will also find cushy salaries in Minneapolis (+13 percent) and Chicago (+11 percent). In Dallas, salaries are 19 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Account Director

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Account Director Salaries

Business Development
▲1%

National Average
$123,000

Account Management
▼1%

Client Interaction
▼1%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼1%

Strategic Planning
▼4%

Sales
▼6%

Project Management
▼8%

Advertising
▼11%

Marketing Communications
▼11%

Strategic Marketing
▼14%

Media / Public Relations
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 8%
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