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Account Executive Salary

$58,877 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Account Executive is $58,877 a year and $28 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Account Executive is between $33,482 and $74,752. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Account Executive. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Promotes company services or products to individuals or businesses, selling individually or as the head of a team.
  • Maintains existing customer accounts, acknowledges and handles taking care of their needs, and assures their satisfaction.
  • Helps maintain or extend existing customer accounts, and attracts and develops new accounts.
Account Executive Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Sales Managers

Job family population: 371,410

Estimated population of Account Executive jobs: 35,243

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Account Executive Job Listings for United States

Business Account Executive
Jun 15
Washington, DC, USA
L23 Networks
Position Summary of the Account Executive Position The Account Executive position will assist the marketing team in the implementation of all marketing activities, working closely to increase brand ...
Account Executive - Cloud Storage
Jun 14
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Our Account Executive will sell our products and services to F1000 accounts in their assigned territory. What you need for our Account Executive role: * 5+ years' experience as an Account Executive ...
IT Sales Account Executive
Jun 16
Portland, OR, USA
Placement Partners
We're looking for a proven Account Executive with solid experience in direct sales of Professional IT Services, Cloud Services, Security and IT infrastructure to join our established sales ...
Sales Consultant Account Executive
Jun 15
Reno, NV, USA
The Hall Agency
Sales Consultant Account Executive We are looking for an Sales Consultant Account Executive who appreciates a cutting-edge company with the stability of working with established entrepreneurs. The ...
Outside Account Executive
Jun 16
Santa Monica, CA, USA
Company Description A $1.2 Billion dollar software and IT services company is looking for a new Outside Account Executive to join their local Santa Monica team. Travel is only local in suburban Santa ...
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