The average salary for an Early-Career Account Manager with Project Management skills in Chicago, Illinois is $55,535.
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Job Description for Account Manager
Account managers are responsible for managing relationships with specific customers for their organization, including completing sales. These managers must have a thorough knowledge of their organization's products and services and need to be able to make targeted pitches for current and future clients. While account managers frequently work full time in an office setting, they may travel to conduct meetings and demonstrations for clients. In addition to staying up to date on their organization…Read more
Account Manager Tasks
- Help on-board new clients and provide customer service to assigned customer accounts.
- Improve customer satisfaction by improving responsiveness and anticipating customer needs.
- Develop new business opportunities with existing clients by promoting company products and services.
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Popular Skills for Account Manager
Skills that pay less than market rate include Account Sales, Customer Service, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Client Interaction and Account Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Account Manager
A mid-career Account Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,454 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Account Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,733 based on 21 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $86,474.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Account Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 29.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (6.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (2.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (15.8% less), Atlanta, Georgia (12.3% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (3.4% less).
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