The average pay for an Account Executive is R177,597 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.

R87,239 - R544,427
R87K
R180K
R540K
MEDIAN: R177,597
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
R87,239 - R544,427  
   
Bonus
R1,014 - R172,607  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R153,867  
Commission
R0.00 - R251,677  
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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R87,239 - R591,678  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 202
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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: R181,110

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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
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Account Executive Salaries

Late-Career
▲205%

▲188%

▲66%

National Average
R181,000

▼22%

Skills That Affect Account Executive Salaries



Account Management
▼0%

National Average
R181,000

Microsoft Office
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 61%
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