Entry-Level Account Executive Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Account Executive is $45,313 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Strategic Sales, Business Development, and Contract Negotiation.

$32,990 - $67,474
$33K
$46K
$67K
MEDIAN: $46,497
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$10.49 - $24.23
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MEDIAN: $15.39
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$0$80K
Salary $32,990 - $67,474
Bonus $487.79 - $24,912
Profit Sharing $485.64 - $18,183
Commission $1,931 - $40,019
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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$33,754 - $80,567
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,718
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $10.49 - $24.23
Hourly Tips $1.33
Overtime $13.68 - $38.66
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $487.79 - $24,912
Commission $1,931 - $40,019
Profit Sharing $485.64 - $18,183
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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$33,754 - $80,567
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 281

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $49,717

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Account Executive Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Account Executive in Seattle:
"Every relationship has value."
Always be courteous and nice. You never know who can help you down the line, or who thinks of you when they need something. Being seen as a resource is your most valuable asset.

Account Executive in Inland Empire:
Share your knowledge and skills.

Account Executive in Washington:
"Difficulty is Everywhere."
So much of the work place is beyond your control. It is difficult to stay upbeat and ethical-but you have to.

Account Executive in Denver:
"Tally daily transactions including cash."
Accounts must be clear and transparent.

Account Executive in Seattle:
Soak up as much as you can, and spend extra time learning everything you can in order to be successful. Ask questions, and work hard!

Account Executive in Washington:
"The business side of advertising."
Learn the numbers. Budgets and how to manage budgets are a large part of the job.

Account Executive in Calgary:
"Career."
Only you are in charge of your career. No one else. Take the steps and be vocal because no one else will fight your fight for you.

Key Stats for Account Executive

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 666 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
16%

Skills That Affect Account Executive Salaries







National Average
$50,000

Customer Relations
▼2%

Client Interaction
▼3%








Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 666 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 14%