Work in Compensation or HR?    x
Or browse by:

$85,300

Average Base Salary

$41/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$7,361

Average Bonus
The average advertising agency account executive salary in District of Columbia, United States is $85,300 or an hourly rate of $41. This is 11% higher (+$8,547) than the average advertising agency account executive salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $7,361.
Salary by Experience

$69,431

Entry Level Salary

$113,019

Senior Level Salary
An entry level advertising agency account executive (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $69,431. On the other end, a senior level advertising agency account executive (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $113,019.
Job Description
Plan, direct, or coordinate advertising policies and programs or produce collateral materials, such as posters, contests, coupons, or give-aways, to create extra interest in the purchase of a product or service for a department, an entire organization, or on an account basis.
Education

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtaned.

About the Data

The above data is a data available in ERI Economic Research Institute's Global Salary Calculator. The Global Salary Calculator provides compensation data for over 45,000 positions in 8,000+ cities in 69 countries. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Global Salary Calculator.

If you need to calculate competitive levels of salaries, incentives and total compensation by industry, organization size and salary planning date, please view a demonstration version of ERI's Salary Assessor, which is used by the majority of the Fortune 500 for salary survey data and compensation planning. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Salary Assessor.

Jobs that May Interest You
National Account Executive - Entertainment and Media Industry Opportun
iHeartMedia - Entertainment and Media Industry
Washington
Job Summary: iHeartMedia is seeking a talented, hardworking National Account Executive to join our ... advertising revenue by conducting sales meetings with senior level executives, advertising agencies ...
Account Executive
Spectrum Science Communications
Washington
An Account Executive should have a minimum of 2-3 years of experience. The Account Executive is ... Experience in health care communications and media, within a PR agency and/or health care-related ...
Senior Account Executive
Spectrum Science Communications
Washington
Spectrum is a full-service, health and science communications agency providing best-in-class ... We are looking for a Senior Account Executive with a strong understanding of the complex science ...
Assistant Account Executive
Spectrum Science Communications
Washington
The Assistant Account Executive will also monitor traditional and online media on behalf of clients and other agency interests, assist in managing logistics for meetings and special events, and ...
Senior Account Executive- Public Affairs
Finn Partners
Washington
Account Executive/Senior Account Executive Finn Partners is one of the fastest growing public ... Preferred 3-4 years of experience with minimum 2 years of that in an agency setting. Capitol Hill ...

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.

Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo