Mid-Career Account Executive, Advertising Salary

Commissions comprise a big part of overall income for Mid-Career Advertising Account Executives. The median take-home amount in this area is around $50K, and on average, approximately one in three of that final number comes from commissions. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Mid-Career Advertising Account Executives survey participants are largely women, dominating at 63 percent. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$25,694 - $68,456
$26K
$43K
$68K
MEDIAN: $42,607
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$25,694 - $68,456  
   
Bonus
$500 - $45,000  
Profit Sharing
$2,660  
Commission
$-0.50 - $54,248  
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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$30,521 - $80,621  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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Key Stats for Account Executive, Advertising

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
25%
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Skills That Affect Account Executive, Advertising Salaries

Project Management
▲20%

Client Interaction
▲10%

Marketing Communications
▲5%

Advertising
▲1%

Sales
▲1%

Account Management
▼0%

National Average
$50,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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