$47,551
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An Entry-Level Account Executive at Edelman Public Relations Company earns an average salary of $48,452 per year.

$40,614 - $55,369
$41K
$48K
$55K
MEDIAN: $47,551
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Salary $40,614 - $55,369
Bonus $875
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$41,198 - $55,369
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Account Executive

An account executive usually holds a sales position, typically selling services and products to other businesses and individuals. Generally, the executive's company sets sales quotas that must be met to succeed in this position. The account executive may be provided with clients and/or carry out research and recruiting to gain prospective clients; some cold calling may be necessary. When prospective clients are identified, the executive must work to discover those potential clients' needs and make targeted pitches for services and products that will fulfill their needs; they must then work to close the sale.

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Account Executive Tasks

  • Solicits and maintains contact with current and prospect key accounts.
  • Sell the organization's products and/or services to established customers or new prospects.
  • Track activity, prepare and maintain records for sales leads and account status.
  • Handle entire inside sales process from proposal to close; reach or exceed sales quotas.
  • Attend special training of products and/or services to understand technical aspects of solutions.

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Key Stats for Account Executive

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
92%
5-9 years
8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: