Median pay for Assistant Account Managers in the United States is around $41K per year. Geographic location and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and approximately one-fifth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by more than half. Most Assistant Account Managers survey respondents are women (74 percent). Most Assistant Account Managers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$31,919 - $56,631
$32K
$41K
$57K
MEDIAN: $41,123
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$12.22 - $26.81
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MEDIAN: $16.61
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$31,919 - $56,631  
   
Bonus
$297.99 - $5,960  
Commission
$0.00 - $23,270  
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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$30,279 - $58,458  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 215
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.22 - $26.81  
   
Hourly Tips
$8.00  
Overtime
$15.37 - $43.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$297.99 - $5,960  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $23,270  
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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$30,279 - $58,458  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 91

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Job Description for Assistant Account Manager

Assistant account managers handle administrative duties for accounts, including follow-ups with customers. The main objective of an assistant account manager is to provide day-to-day support to other account managers and senior account executives. Additionally, the assistant account manager serves as the main internal point of contact for all projects to which they are assigned, managing daily operations for these specific customers, programs, and products. Their day-to-day responsibilities also include management and administration tasks related to customer contracts, in addition to acting as a liaison between the sales team and the customers. This is typically a full-time position in an office setting, although additional hours may be required in some businesses. Some outside travel to customer locations may also be required.

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Assistant Account Manager Tasks

  • Provides feedback on market to organizations for sales forecasting.
  • Solicits and maintains contact with current and prospect key accounts.
  • Resolves customer problems, recommends modifications to products/services, and coordinates sales negotiation between customers and organization.

Common Career Paths for Assistant Account Manager


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Many Assistant Account Managers move into an Account Manager role, and folks who currently hold that position report a much higher median income of $50K per year.

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Popular Skills for Assistant Account Manager


Survey results show that Assistant Account Managers use a fair number of skills. Most notably, skills in Advertising, Client Interaction, Insurance, and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 6 percent and 11 percent. Those listing Marketing Communications as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Media / Public Relations and Social Media Marketing also typically command lower compensation. The majority of those who know Account Management also know Insurance.

Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Account Manager

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


Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $43K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $39K. For Assistant Account Managers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $50K. For some reason, Assistant Account Managers with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $41K.

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Key Stats for Assistant Account Manager

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
059
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Assistant Account Manager Salaries



Late-Career
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National Average
$40,000


Skills That Affect Assistant Account Manager Salaries

Client Interaction
up arrow 11%

Advertising
up arrow 11%


Project Management
up arrow 2%



National Average
$40,000

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 7%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 14%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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