How much does an Advertising Account Executive make in the United States? The average Advertising Account Executive salary in the United States is $82,700 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $74,700 and $97,400. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Advertising Account Executive targets potential advertising clients and develops relationships in order to acquire new advertising accounts. Maintains relationships and favorable contacts with current and potential advertising accounts. Being an Advertising Account Executive may require a bachelor's degree. May be responsible for selling ad programs in digital formats including banners/buttons, rich media, and interactive ad products. In addition, Advertising Account Executive typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being an Advertising Account Executive gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Working as an Advertising Account Executive typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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