How much does a Key Account Executive make?

Updated Sep 25, 2021

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$71,313 /yr
Average Base Pay

204 salaries

$41K

Low

$71K

Average

$125K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Key Account Executive is $71,313 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Key Account Executive salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 204 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Key Account Executive employees.

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L2
Account Executive$59,278 /yr
L3
Senior Account Executive$76,101 /yr
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Labcorp
3.7

Labcorp

Key Account Executive

$62,132

 /yr
Range: $51K - $77K
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$51K

$77K

$50,510 - $77,124 Range

Gannett
3

Gannett

Key Account Executive

$61,482

 /yr
Range: $36K - $94K

$36K

$94K

$35,711 - $94,154 Range

Kellogg Company
3.8

Kellogg Company

Key Account Executive

$115,728

 /yr
Range: $108K - $144K

$108K

$144K

$108,200 - $144,337 Range

YP
2.7

YP

Key Account Executive

$81,871

 /yr
Range: $57K - $91K

$57K

$91K

$56,908 - $90,552 Range

CareerBuilder
2.9

CareerBuilder

Key Account Executive

$132,473

 /yr
Range: $121K - $180K

$121K

$180K

$121,157 - $179,817 Range

Western Union
3.8

Western Union

Key Account Executive

$82,265

 /yr
Range: $74K - $135K

$74K

$135K

$74,223 - $135,000 Range

MSC Industrial Direct
3.8

MSC Industrial Direct

Key Account Executive

$56,607

 /yr
Range: $49K - $64K

$49K

$64K

$48,900 - $63,991 Range

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Yahoo
4

Yahoo

Key Account Executive

$75,977

 /yr
Range: $75K - $214K

$75K

$214K

$75,255 - $213,809 Range

Worldwide Express
4

Worldwide Express

Key Account Executive

$44,513

 /yr
Range: $44K - $58K

$44K

$58K

$43,878 - $58,034 Range

Asure Software
3

Asure Software

Key Account Executive
About 

$68K -$77K

$68K

$77K

$68,281 - $77,272 Range

DHL Express
4

DHL Express

Key Account Executive - Hourly
About 

$19 -$24

 hourly

$19

$24

$19 - $24 Range

UPS
3.5

UPS

Key Account Executive
About 

$65K -$71K

$65K

$71K

$64,805 - $71,285 Range

Getty Images
4.2

Getty Images

Key Account Executive
About 

$76K -$84K

$76K

$84K

$76,189 - $84,035 Range

PUMA
3.9

PUMA

Key Account Executive
About 

$95K -$110K

$95K

$110K

$94,566 - $110,450 Range

NIKE
4.1

NIKE

Key Account Executive
About 

$98K -$143K

$98K

$143K

$97,622 - $142,924 Range

Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits
3.5

Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

Key Account Executive
About 

$72K -$80K

$72K

$80K

$71,878 - $80,297 Range

Creative Co-Op
2.5

Creative Co-Op

Key Account Executive
About 

$46K -$58K

$46K

$58K

$45,868 - $57,589 Range

Europa Sports Products
2.7

Europa Sports Products

Key Account Executive
About 

$35K -$70K

$35K

$70K

$34,870 - $70,312 Range

Aramark
3.3

Aramark

Key Account Executive
About 

$81K -$92K

$81K

$92K

$81,133 - $92,345 Range

Wichita Eagle
3.5

Wichita Eagle

Key Account Executive
About 

$41K -$56K

$41K

$56K

$41,224 - $55,909 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Key Account Executive salaries

The national average salary for a Key Account Executive is $71,313 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Key Account Executive salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 204 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Key Account Executive employees.

The highest salary for a Key Account Executive in United States is $124,636 per year.

The lowest salary for a Key Account Executive in United States is $40,803 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent key account executive salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$88,000
per year
An Account Executive in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $88,000 per year
Additional Pay
$80k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$27,000
per year
An Account Executive in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $27,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
 
Full-time
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$125,000
per year
An Enterprise Account Executive in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$160k commissions
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$40,000
per year
An Account Executive in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$2,400
monthly
A Wholesale Account Executive in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $2,400 per month
Additional Pay
$4.32M commissions
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
An Account Executive in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$2,500
monthly
An Account Executive in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $2,500 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Oklahoma City, OK Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
An Accounts Payable Specialist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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