Mid-Career Account Executive, Advertising Salary

A large fraction of take-home pay for Mid-Career Advertising Account Executives comes from commissions — about one in three on average, in fact. The median overall income in this field is approximately $50K. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Female Mid-Career Advertising Account Executives are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (66 percent) are women. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Mid-Career Advertising Account Executives — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$25,390 - $65,760
$25K
$42K
$66K
MEDIAN: $41,579
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$25,390 - $65,760  
   
Bonus
$491.94 - $29,361  
Profit Sharing
$2,660  
Commission
$-0.50 - $53,327  
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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$31,094 - $77,469  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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Key Stats for Account Executive, Advertising

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
5-9 years
76%
10-19 years
24%
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Skills That Affect Account Executive, Advertising Salaries

Project Management
▲19%

Client Interaction
▲9%

Marketing Communications
▲4%

Advertising
▼0%

Sales
▼0%

National Average
$50,000

Account Management
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 15%
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