Account Executive Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average salary for an Account Executive in Chicago, Illinois is $46,684 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Strategic Sales, Contract Negotiation, Sales Management, Business Development, and Account Sales. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$33,737 - $77,143

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$33,737 - $77,143  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,688  
Profit Sharing
$197.27 - $12,164  
Commission
$400.00 - $39,663  
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$35,271 - $89,652  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 342
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Experience Affects Account Executive in Chicago, Illinois Salaries




National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Account Executive in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Strategic Sales
up arrow 54%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 36%

Sales Management
up arrow 26%



Customer Relations
up arrow 14%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 13%


Project Management
up arrow 1%

Client Interaction
0%

National Average
$52,000

Strategic Marketing
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 5%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 16%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 13%
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