Average Early-Career Key Account Manager with Strategic Sales Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$74,000
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$7,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Key Account Manager with Strategic Sales skills in Chicago, Illinois is $74,000.
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$60k
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$74k
75%
$95k
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$60k - $95k
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$3k - $15k
Total Pay
$52k - $139k

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Job Description for Key Account Manager

Key Account Manager Tasks
  • Liaison between sales and marketing, aiding the development of point of purchase material and marketing of current and new products.
  • Define and achieve sales goals, budgets and margin targets.
  • Submit monthly and quarterly sales recaps outlining the wins and losses.
  • Work directly with key accounts to ensure proper service levels are maintained, special projects are executed and promotional displays are implemented.

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Popular Skills for Key Account Manager

Skills in Account Sales and Business Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Account Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Key Account Manager

A mid-career Key Account Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $79,804 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Key Account Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,215 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Key Account Manager in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 10.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (9.3% more) and San Diego, California (2.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (18.9% less) and Los Angeles, California (2.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Mid Career
50.0%
Experienced
50.0%