How much does a Top Advertising Executive make in the United States? The average Top Advertising Executive salary in the United States is $273,154 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $242,249 and $307,204. 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. 

Top Advertising Executive Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Top Advertising Executive Salary $214,112 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile Top Advertising Executive Salary $242,249 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile Top Advertising Executive Salary $273,154 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile Top Advertising Executive Salary $307,204 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile Top Advertising Executive Salary $338,205 US May 28, 2024
25% $242,249 10% $214,112 90% $338,205 75% $307,204 $273,154 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does a Top Advertising Executive need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Presentation: Presentation conveys information from a speaker to an audience. Presentations are typically demonstrations, introduction, lecture, or speech meant to inform, persuade, inspire, motivate, build goodwill, or present a new idea/product.

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SEM: A scanning electron microscope (SEM) is a type of electron microscope that produces images of a sample by scanning the surface with a focused beam of electrons.

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Digital Media: Digital media are any media that are encoded in machine-readable formats. Digital media can be created, viewed, distributed, modified and preserved on digital electronics devices.

Presentation 5.25%
SEM 2.31%
Digital Media 1.68%
Others 90.76%
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Job Description for Top Advertising Executive

Top Advertising Executive develops the vision, strategy, plans, and tactics required to create advertising concepts and campaigns that deliver results and meet organizational objectives. Oversees the creation and implementation of all advertising campaigns. Being a Top Advertising Executive identifies media channels and directs the placement of all advertisements and the development of promotional materials. Measures campaign effectiveness and return on investment using sales and profit data analysis. Additionally, Top Advertising Executive innovates new advertising methods and initiatives using advertising industry experience and competitive intelligence. Requires a bachelor's degree in marketing, advertising or equivalent. Typically reports to top management. The Top Advertising Executive manages a business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Top Advertising Executive salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Top Advertising Executive, the highest Top Advertising Executive salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Top Advertising Executive salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Top Advertising Executive salary is in Miami, FL, where the Top Advertising Executive salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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