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Account Executive Salary in San Francisco

The average salary for an Account Executive in San Francisco, California is $53,514 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Contract Negotiation, Insurance, Strategic Sales, Business Development, and Sales Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$36,480 - $88,678
MEDIAN: $53,513

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$36,480 - $88,678  
$0.00 - $45,238  
Profit Sharing
$2,011 - $4,913  
$1,030 - $50,227  
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).
$39,810 - $115,924  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 287

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Pay by Experience Level for Account Executive in San Francisco, California

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Account Executive in San Francisco, California Salaries

up arrow 145%

National Average

Skills That Affect Account Executive in San Francisco, California Salaries

up arrow 66%

Strategic Sales
up arrow 40%

Business Development
up arrow 29%

Sales Management
up arrow 27%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 14%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

National Average

Customer Service
up arrow 8%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 9%

Client Interaction
up arrow 10%

Project Management
up arrow 10%

Customer Relations
up arrow 13%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.


57 %
43 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 6%