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Account Executive Salaries in Chicago, IL

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5,104 SalariesUpdated Feb 15, 2018
Average Base Pay
$53,648/yr
10% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$35K
Low
$54K
Average
$84K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$27,823
Range$2,863 - $86,681
How much does a Account Executive make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Account Executive is $53,648 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 5,104 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Account Executive employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Yelp
    $36,915/yr
    Range: $30K - $46K
    123 salaries
    $36,915
    $30K$46K
    Groupon
    $38,369/yr
    Range: $33K - $65K
    114 salaries
    $38,369
    $33K$65K
    Zones
    $34,087/yr
    Range: $32K - $50K
    63 salaries
    $34,087
    $32K$50K
    Echo Global Logistics
    $40,264/yr
    Range: $35K - $54K
    59 salaries
    $40,264
    $35K$54K
    Edelman
    $44,651/yr
    Range: $39K - $51K
    52 salaries
    $44,651
    $39K$51K
    FCB Global
    $51,008/yr
    Range: $45K - $65K
    52 salaries
    $51,008
    $45K$65K
    CareerBuilder
    $42,372/yr
    Range: $33K - $91K
    43 salaries
    $42,372
    $33K$91K

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    Leo Burnett
    $50,872/yr
    Range: $46K - $60K
    39 salaries
    $50,872
    $46K$60K
    Command Transportation
    $43,612/yr
    Range: $37K - $76K
    38 salaries
    $43,612
    $37K$76K
    PCM
    $30,829/yr
    Range: $25K - $39K
    38 salaries
    $30,829
    $25K$39K
    Exact Data
    $29,792/yr
    Range: $20K - $50K
    37 salaries
    $29,792
    $20K$50K
    Salesforce
    $82,353/yr
    Range: $55K - $120K
    22 salaries
    $82,353
    $55K$120K
    DDB Worldwide
    $57,253/yr
    Range: $48K - $72K
    19 salaries
    $57,253
    $48K$72K
    Envoy Global
    $41,612/yr
    Range: $30K - $75K
    19 salaries
    $41,612
    $30K$75K
    Exact Data
    $1,776/mo
    Range: $1K - $2K
    17 salaries
    $1,776
    $1K$2K
    Ogilvy & Mather
    $51,853/yr
    Range: $43K - $60K
    16 salaries
    $51,853
    $43K$60K
    $12
    $10$15
    SSPR
    $37,379/yr
    Range: $32K - $46K
    16 salaries
    $37,379
    $32K$46K
    Weber Shandwick
    $41,967/yr
    Range: $38K - $45K
    16 salaries
    $41,967
    $38K$45K
    COTG
    $43,115/yr
    Range: $40K - $57K
    15 salaries
    $43,115
    $40K$57K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Account Executive salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $40,000
    per year
    An Account Executive reported making $40,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k commissions
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $27
    hourly
    An Account Executive reported making $27 per hour
    Additional Pay
    $4 commissions
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $46,000
    per year
    A Sales Account Executive reported making $46,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $70,000
    per year
    An Account Executive reported making $70,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $75k commissions
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $42,500
    per year
    An Account Executive reported making $42,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $40k commissions
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    What is a Account Executive?