How much does a Account Director make?

Updated 22 Sep 2021
£55,178 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,907 salaries

£39K

Low

£55K

Average

£79K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Account Director is £55,178 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Account Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2907 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Account Director employees.

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Director of Accounts£57,734 /yr
L8
Senior Director of Accounts£64,802 /yr
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Mindshare
3.8

Mindshare

Account Director

£47,000

 /yr
Range: £39K - £61K
66 salaries
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£39K

£61K

£38,730 - £60,543 Range

Edelman
3.9

Edelman

Account Director

£54,118

 /yr
Range: £46K - £62K

£46K

£62K

£45,823 - £62,409 Range

Ogilvy
3.6

Ogilvy

Account Director

£52,251

 /yr
Range: £41K - £68K

£41K

£68K

£41,031 - £68,376 Range

Essence
3.6

Essence

Account Director

£51,840

 /yr
Range: £45K - £63K

£45K

£63K

£45,176 - £63,116 Range

Wavemaker
3.6

Wavemaker

Account Director

£48,799

 /yr
Range: £40K - £68K

£40K

£68K

£40,362 - £68,245 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Account Director

£79,808

 /yr
Range: £60K - £102K

£60K

£102K

£60,000 - £102,015 Range

Brainlabs
3.6

Brainlabs

Account Director

£37,066

 /yr
Range: £31K - £46K

£31K

£46K

£30,859 - £46,075 Range

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McCann Worldgroup
3.6

McCann Worldgroup

Account Director

£45,278

 /yr
Range: £40K - £66K

£40K

£66K

£40,362 - £66,178 Range

Dentsu International
3.4

Dentsu International

Account Director

£48,066

 /yr
Range: £40K - £84K

£40K

£84K

£40,144 - £83,550 Range

OMD
3.5

OMD

Account Director

£50,453

 /yr
Range: £40K - £72K

£40K

£72K

£40,296 - £71,673 Range

Inspired Thinking Group
4.3

Inspired Thinking Group

Account Director

£51,664

 /yr
Range: £31K - £82K

£31K

£82K

£30,604 - £81,912 Range

OLIVER Agency
3.6

OLIVER Agency

Account Director

£49,406

 /yr
Range: £42K - £60K

£42K

£60K

£42,174 - £59,916 Range

Saatchi & Saatchi Group
3.4

Saatchi & Saatchi Group

Account Director

£50,000

 /yr
Range: £39K - £59K

£39K

£59K

£39,420 - £59,198 Range

BT
3.9

BT

Account Director

£58,408

 /yr
Range: £41K - £88K

£41K

£88K

£40,843 - £88,238 Range

Weber Shandwick
3.7

Weber Shandwick

Account Director

£52,527

 /yr
Range: £40K - £85K

£40K

£85K

£40,116 - £85,255 Range

Havas Media
3.7

Havas Media

Account Director

£47,741

 /yr
Range: £44K - £53K

£44K

£53K

£43,717 - £52,951 Range

M&C Saatchi
3.5

M&C Saatchi

Account Director

£48,000

 /yr
Range: £41K - £57K

£41K

£57K

£40,900 - £56,784 Range

Iris
3.5

Iris

Account Director

£51,195

 /yr
Range: £42K - £77K

£42K

£77K

£42,000 - £76,511 Range

Hogarth Worldwide
3.4

Hogarth Worldwide

Account Director

£43,277

 /yr
Range: £40K - £84K

£40K

£84K

£40,144 - £83,717 Range

We Are Social
3.9

We Are Social

Account Director

£52,311

 /yr
Range: £44K - £61K

£44K

£61K

£44,119 - £60,543 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Account Director salaries

The national average salary for an Account Director is £55,178 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see an Account Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2907 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Account Director employees.

The highest salary for an Account Director in United Kingdom is £78,651 per year.

The lowest salary for an Account Director in United Kingdom is £38,710 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£55,000
per year
An Account Director in the London Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£50,000
per year
An Account Director in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£32,500
per year
A Client Director in the Bristol Area area reported making £32,500 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£90,000
per year
A Client Director in the London Area area reported making £90,000 per year
Additional Pay
£55k commissions
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£40,000
per year
An Account Director in the London Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Additional Pay
£50k commissions
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£55,000
per year
An Account Director in the London Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£50,000
per year
An Account Director in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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