How much does a Account Director make?

Updated Sep. 24, 2021
$89,938 /yr
Average Base Pay

389 salaries

$61K

Low

$90K

Average

$132K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Account Director is $89,938 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Account Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 389 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Account Director employees.

Seniority Levels

L7
Director of Accounts$95,379 /yr
L8
Senior Director of Accounts$99,337 /yr
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Top Hat
3.9

Top Hat

Account Director

$42,336

 /yr
Range: $39K - $56K
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$39K

$56K

$38,824 - $56,292 Range

Cossette Communication
3.7

Cossette Communication

Account Director

$92,476

 /yr
Range: $76K - $128K

$76K

$128K

$76,173 - $127,565 Range

Edelman
3.9

Edelman

Account Director

$106,128

 /yr
Range: $88K - $143K

$88K

$143K

$88,413 - $142,767 Range

Hill+Knowlton Strategies
3.4

Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Account Director

$105,144

 /yr
Range: $84K - $124K

$84K

$124K

$83,502 - $123,720 Range

Info-Tech Research Group
3.5

Info-Tech Research Group

Account Director

$47,073

 /yr
Range: $47K - $60K

$47K

$60K

$46,630 - $60,000 Range

TAXI
4.1

TAXI

Account Director

$93,707

 /yr
Range: $87K - $121K

$87K

$121K

$87,321 - $120,802 Range

McCann Worldgroup
3.6

McCann Worldgroup

Account Director

$95,205

 /yr
Range: $76K - $105K

$76K

$105K

$75,678 - $104,514 Range

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john st.
3.6

john st.

Account Director

$106,711

 /yr
Range: $91K - $122K

$91K

$122K

$91,149 - $122,019 Range

Sid Lee
3.3

Sid Lee

Account Director

$89,302

 /yr
Range: $78K - $105K

$78K

$105K

$78,072 - $104,836 Range

Match Marketing Group
3.4

Match Marketing Group

Account Director

$99,159

 /yr
Range: $96K - $115K

$96K

$115K

$96,111 - $114,693 Range

Mosaic Sales Solutions
3.9

Mosaic Sales Solutions

Account Director

$104,990

 /yr
Range: $100K - $131K

$100K

$131K

$99,834 - $131,430 Range

DAC
3.5

DAC

Account Director

$115,000

 /yr
Range: $95K - $126K

$95K

$126K

$95,000 - $125,619 Range

DDB
3.6

DDB

Account Director

$110,320

 /yr
Range: $88K - $167K

$88K

$167K

$87,972 - $167,352 Range

Juniper Park\TBWA
2.5

Juniper Park\TBWA

Account Director

$101,806

 /yr
Range: $91K - $114K

$91K

$114K

$91,111 - $113,746 Range

Publicis North America
3.5

Publicis North America

Account Director

$100,170

 /yr
Range: $90K - $137K

$90K

$137K

$90,000 - $136,787 Range

BBDO Toronto
3.6

BBDO Toronto

Account Director

$101,544

 /yr
Range: $77K - $112K

$77K

$112K

$76,553 - $112,278 Range

Leo Burnett
3.6

Leo Burnett

Account Director

$84,198

 /yr
Range: $61K - $99K

$61K

$99K

$60,766 - $99,303 Range

Starcom Worldwide
3.6

Starcom Worldwide

Account Director

$93,518

 /yr
Range: $84K - $104K

$84K

$104K

$84,239 - $104,329 Range

FleishmanHillard
3.9

FleishmanHillard

Account Director

$89,725

 /yr
Range: $86K - $110K

$86K

$110K

$85,714 - $109,820 Range

J. Walter Thompson Worldwide
3.7

J. Walter Thompson Worldwide

Account Director

$91,114

 /yr
Range: $78K - $105K

$78K

$105K

$77,648 - $104,705 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Account Director salaries

The national average salary for an Account Director is $89,938 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see an Account Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 389 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Account Director employees.

The highest salary for an Account Director in Canada is $132,309 per year.

The lowest salary for an Account Director in Canada is $61,136 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent account director salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$95,000
per year
An Account Director in the Vancouver Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$115,000
per year
An Account Director in the Vancouver Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$165,000
per year
A Group Account Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $165,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
An Account Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$101,830
per year
An Account Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $101,830 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$95,000
per year
An Account Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
An Account Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
An Account Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Director of Account Management in the Toronto Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$100k commissions
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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