2018 Account Executive Salary Chicago | Built In Chicago
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Account Executive
Account Manager
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Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
Business Development Representative
Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
CIO (Chief Information Officer)
Client Success Manager
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)
Community Manager
Content Manager
Content Marketing Manager
Content Strategist
Controller
COO (Chief Operating Officer)
Copywriter
CPO (Chief Product Officer)
Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Scientist
Design Director
Desktop Support
DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
Principal Software Engineer
Product Analyst
Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
Project Manager
Public Relations Manager
Public Relations Specialist
QA Analyst
QA Engineer
QA Manager
Recruiter
Sales Development Representative
Sales Director
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Sales Manager
Sales Operations Analyst
Sales Operations Manager
Salesforce Developer
Scrum Master
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Senior Accountant
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Senior Data Scientist
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Senior Marketing Manager
Senior Product Manager
Senior Product Marketing Manager
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Senior Recruiter
Senior Software Engineer
Senior Technical Writer
Senior UI Designer
Senior UX Designer
SEO Manager
SEO Specialist
Social Media Manager
Software Engineer
Software Test Engineer
Technical Project Manager
Technical Recruiter
Technical Support
Technical Writer
UI Designer
UX Designer
Vice President of Care
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Vice President of Finance
Vice President of Human Resources
Vice President of Marketing
Vice President of Operations
Vice President of Product
Vice President of Sales
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Chicago
Chicago

Account Executive salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$61,435
$48,632
Additional Cash Compensation
$110,067
Total Compensation
Median: $61K
Min: $33K
Max: $125K

How Much Does a Account Executive Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Account Executive in Chicago is $61,435. The average additional cash compensation for a Account Executive in Chicago is $48,632. The average total compensation for a Account Executive in Chicago is $110,067. Account Executive salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Account Executive employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,141
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
133,870
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Sales Salaries

+24
Mobile, Software
+11
Consumer Web, Fintech
+11
Consumer Web, Fintech
+21
Automotive, Marketing Tech

Account Executive Salary ranges

The most common Account Executive salary in Chicago is between $40k - $50k.

Average Account Executive Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Account Executive make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $66,000 on average.

Account Executive Salary by gender

The average Account Executive salary for women is $55,286 and the average Account Executive salary for men is $71,917.

Account Executive Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Account Executive with 7+ years of experience is $89,286. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $40,000.

Average Sales salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Inside Sales Representative $39,575
Min: $33K
Max: $54K
Sales Development Representative $43,231
Min: $30K
Max: $55K
Business Development Representative $45,543
Min: $33K
Max: $60K
Sales Operations Analyst $58,600
Min: $40K
Max: $80K
Account Executive $61,435
Min: $33K
Max: $125K
Client Success Manager $65,463
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Account Manager $69,086
Min: $35K
Max: $154K
Inside Sales Manager $72,308
Min: $33K
Max: $96K
Business Development Manager $82,681
Min: $47K
Max: $200K
Sales Manager $86,396
Min: $53K
Max: $152K
Sales Operations Manager $93,695
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Sales Engineer $112,960
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Director of Customer Success $119,346
Min: $70K
Max: $181K
Sales Director $136,752
Min: $79K
Max: $190K
Vice President of Sales $183,750
Min: $99K
Max: $350K
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer) $262,250
Min: $130K
Max: $310K

Skills that affect Account Executive salaries in Chicago

1
Cold Calling
14% have this skill
2
Salesforce
12% have this skill
3
Software Sales
11% have this skill
4
Sales Strategy
11% have this skill
5
Account Management
11% have this skill
6
Customer Relationship Management
9% have this skill

Recent Account Executive salaries in Chicago

$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Account Executive reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$125,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$46,000
Yearly Salary
A Sales Representative reported a yearly salary of $46,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Account Executive reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$80,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Account Executive reported a yearly salary of $55,000 with +$35,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Enterprise Account Executive reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$60,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Mid Market Account Executive reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$36,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Account Executive reported a yearly salary of $60,000 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$35,000
Yearly Salary
A Account Executive reported a yearly salary of $35,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A AE reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$35,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$54,000
Yearly Salary
A Elite Account Executive reported a yearly salary of $54,000 with +$6,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
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