Account Executive Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average salary for an Account Executive in Chicago, Illinois is $46,999 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Strategic Sales, Contract Negotiation, Sales Management, Business Development, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM). Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$33,883 - $77,098
(Median)
$34K
$47K
$77K
MEDIAN: $46,998
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

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.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$33,883 - $77,098  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $23,489  
Profit Sharing
$195.74 - $12,255  
Commission
$397.32 - $39,732  
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).
)
$35,473 - $89,583  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 333
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Account Executive Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Account Executive in Chicago, Illinois

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

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

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 52%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 34%

Sales Management
up arrow 25%


Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 18%


Customer Relations
up arrow 13%


Client Interaction
up arrow 3%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$52,000

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Strategic Marketing
up arrow 4%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 10%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 17%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 13%
ADVERTISEMENT