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Account Executive Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average salary for an Account Executive in Chicago, Illinois is $46,598 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Strategic Sales, Sales Management, Contract Negotiation, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Business Development. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
$34,081 - $75,997
(Median)
$34K
$47K
$76K
MEDIAN: $46,598
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$10.01 - $29.59
(Median)
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$11
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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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.
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$34,081 - $75,997  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,548  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,863  
Commission
$0.00 - $39,663  
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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$35,352 - $90,688  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 284
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$10.01 - $29.59  
   
Overtime
$21.84 - $37.50  
National Annualized 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.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,548  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $39,663  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,863  
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).
)
$35,352 - $90,688  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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Pay by Experience Level for Account Executive in Chicago, Illinois

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

Experience Affects Account Executive in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 60%



National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Account Executive in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Strategic Sales
up arrow 57%

Sales Management
up arrow 40%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 34%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 21%


Customer Relations
up arrow 15%




National Average
$52,000

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 8%

Strategic Marketing
up arrow 10%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 19%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 13%