The average pay for an Account Executive is R178,839 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Customer Relationship Management (CRM) is associated with high pay for this job.

R87,861 - R570,567
R88K
R180K
R570K
MEDIAN: R178,839
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50%
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
R87,861 - R570,567  
   
Bonus
R986 - R153,834  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R153,867  
Commission
R0.00 - R250,000  
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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R88,244 - R596,339  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 213

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Pay by Experience Level for Account Executive

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R184,090

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Account Executive Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Account Executive?

Account Executive in Johannesburg:
"Life as a Media Accounts Executive."
Pros: Expect pressure, and not satisfactory reward. For greater returns, open your own business, and secure clients on your own, for your business. Media agencies are a good source of eduction, for any media entrepreneur want-to-be.
Cons: Expect to have your character tested.

Account Executive in Pretoria:
"Skills I Learned Through Account Management."
Pros: Account management. Client interaction. Client based.
Cons: Office based. Management and lack of support. Empty commitments.

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Key Stats for Account Executive

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
061
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Account Executive Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 200%


National Average
R184,000


Skills That Affect Account Executive Salaries



Account Management
0%

National Average
R184,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 41%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 59%
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