Below is a snapshot by Spring Associates for Salary information in an Agency setting.
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|Position||Sample NATIONAL (all specialties)||Percent Change from 2016|
|Executive vice president/Sr. managing director||$174,200||1.5|
|Senior vice president/Managing director||$146,400||0.6|
|Vice president/Account director||$118,400||-0.3|
|Account supervisor/Account manager||$80,300||0.7|
|Senior account executive/Senior account associate||$67,600||-0.9|
|Account executive/Account associate||$54,900||-0.2|
|Position||Sample METRO AREAS (all specialties)||Percent Change from 2016|
|Executive vice president/Senior managing director||Houston $149,700||2.2|
|Senior vice president/Managing director||New York $134,700||3.0|
|Vice president/Account director||Los Angeles $96,400||2.7|
|Account supervisor Account manager||Boston $69,400||-0.2|
|Senior account executive/Senior account associate||Chicago $59,700||3.6|
|Account executive/Account associate||Washington, DC $45,500||2.1|
Source: “The Official PR Salary & Bonus Report©” – 2017 Edition, Spring Associates, Inc., New York, N.Y.
Please note, information is meant to be used a “guide” only.