Event Planner salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$67,250
$5,892
Additional Cash Compensation
$73,142
Total Compensation
Median: $67K
Min: $42K
Max: $110K

How Much Does a Event Planner Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Event Planner in Chicago is $67,250. The average additional cash compensation for a Event Planner in Chicago is $5,892. The average total compensation for a Event Planner in Chicago is $73,142. Event Planner salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Event Planner employees in Chicago.

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Event Planner jobs in Chicago

Events Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+57
At Built In, the health, safety and well-being of our employees and of our communities is a top priority. Due to the effects of COVID-19, we have decided to manage our entire business remotely until further notice. HQ-based employees will temporarily work from home until it is safe to return to our office. As we continue to grow, we are excited to be hiring for all open roles and look forward to meeting with qualified candidates in a virtual

Marketing Events Coordinator

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+36
About Keeper Keeper Security is transforming the way businesses and individuals protect their passwords and sensitive digital assets to significantly reduce cyber theft. As the world's leading password security platform, Keeper helps millions of people and thousands of businesses substantially mitigate the risk of a data breach. Keeper is PCMag's Best Password Manager for 2019 and 2020 and is a portfolio company of Insight Partners, a leading

Event Coordinator (Contractor)

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+26
Curious about the future of event marketing? SpotMe is the event management platform for B2B marketers. With over 2 million users and 400+ customers, G2 and Forrester say we are one of the key contenders in the space. Brands like SAP, Pfizer, and KPMG use SpotMe to drive demand, build connections and grow revenue. Our software powers virtual events, webinars, and hybrid meetings with apps, video, attendee engagement, and analytics. Behind the

Event Coordinator (Contractor)

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+26
Curious about the future of event marketing? SpotMe is the event management platform for B2B marketers. With over 2 million users and 400+ customers, G2 and Forrester say we are one of the key contenders in the space. Brands like SAP, Pfizer, and KPMG use SpotMe to drive demand, build connections and grow revenue. Our software powers virtual events, webinars, and hybrid meetings with apps, video, attendee engagement, and analytics. Behind the

Experiential Marketing & Events Lead

Chicago
1 week ago
+46
The Experiential Marketing and Events Manager is a key player on the Marketing team and helps to bring the Tempus brand to life. Experiential marketing and event programs range in size & scope, from large scale trade shows to physician engagement opportunities to internal corporate events. The Events Team team also manages all sponsorships and should derive ROI for all programming. 

Event Marketing Coordinator

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+42
Ontra (formerly InCloudCounsel) Where we work Our team enjoys hybrid/remote flexibility and we offer employees a generous WFH budget to help create a productive and ergonomic WFH environment. If you are located in a city where we have an office, you are welcome to work from the office on a voluntary basis. About the opportunity Ontra is seeking an Event Marketing Coordinator to join our rapidly growing company. The Event Marketing Coordinator

Social Media & Event Planning Intern

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+36
222 West Adams Street, Suite 3150, Chicago, IL 60606 | 312.279.7305 | www.renovofinancial.com Position: Social Media & Event Planning Intern Who We Are: Renovo Financial is a rapidly-growing Chicago-based private lender serving real estate investors who acquire and renovate single and multi-family residential properties. We pride ourselves on supporting clients by providing unparalleled service, from the loan application through payoff. Renovo's

Senior Associate, Community and Events

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+36
Empower the Individual Through Crypto Gemini is a crypto exchange and custodian that allows customers to buy, sell, store, and earn more than 30 cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and Zcash. Gemini is a New York trust company that is subject to the capital reserve requirements, cybersecurity requirements, and banking compliance standards set forth by the New York State Department of Financial Services and the New York

Event Assistant

Chicago
3 days ago
We founded Co-Branding out of a pure passion for people. Our goals, ambitions and inspirations have come together to form a truly amazing company that all of us are proud to be a part of. The Event Assistant will have the responsibility of activating and running all client promo events for the organization. The Event Assistant oversees all aspects of promotional activity, demos, customer engagement including internal and external events. Salary

Event Producer

Chicago
6 days ago
+45
We are looking for a Producer to join our growing team!  We strongly encourage people of color, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and non-binary people, veterans, parents, and individuals with disabilities to apply. As an equal opportunity employer, Agency EA is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion, and welcomes everyone to our team. In your application, please feel free to note which pronouns you use (For example – she/her

Marketing Manager, Events

Chicago
1 day ago
+10
We are building a marketing department at Domuso that will drive company growth & transformation. As part of that, we want to hire a Marketing Manager that will deliver programs and events which help establish the company as a key player in the space, as well as drive results against established strategic objectives, timelines, and goals. You will have a key role in researching, planning, executing, and analyzing events for the business. This is

Virtual & Hybrid Event Producer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+32
The Virtual & Hybrid Event Producer is an integral member of BigMarker’s Event Production Team. We are seeking an excited, team-oriented specialist to help our customers implement BigMarker’s software to execute virtual events, hybrid events, and webinars. A successful Virtual & Hybrid Event Producer will bring strong critical thinking, problem solving, and technical skills to the team. We will train you on BigMarker’s software solutions and your

Event Planner Salary ranges

The most common Event Planner salary in Chicago is between $60k - $70k.

Average Event Planner Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Event Planner make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $71,500 on average.

Event Planner Salary by gender

Event Planner Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Event Planner with 7+ years of experience is $74,083.

Average Marketing salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Marketing Coordinator $52,940
Min: $36K
Max: $78K
Community Manager $53,750
Min: $48K
Max: $65K
Public Relations Specialist $58,300
Min: $44K
Max: $80K
Marketing Associate $59,065
Min: $40K
Max: $95K
Event Planner $67,250
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Social Media Manager $68,616
Min: $46K
Max: $125K
SEO Specialist $69,455
Min: $40K
Max: $120K
Content Marketing Manager $80,539
Min: $33K
Max: $135K
Digital Marketing Manager $83,256
Min: $58K
Max: $131K
Marketing Operations Manager $85,664
Min: $50K
Max: $152K
Email Marketing Manager $88,150
Min: $60K
Max: $128K
SEO Manager $90,400
Min: $70K
Max: $124K
Marketing Manager $91,278
Min: $45K
Max: $160K
Public Relations Manager $93,600
Min: $58K
Max: $210K
Brand Manager $97,273
Min: $75K
Max: $120K
Senior Marketing Manager $104,141
Min: $70K
Max: $141K
Product Marketing Manager $109,104
Min: $63K
Max: $226K
Director of Marketing $131,912
Min: $70K
Max: $220K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $143,944
Min: $90K
Max: $180K
Director of Product Marketing $167,500
Min: $135K
Max: $200K
Vice President of Marketing $182,483
Min: $130K
Max: $300K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) $223,000
Min: $165K
Max: $300K

Skills that affect Event Planner salaries in Chicago

1
Event Marketing
1% have this skill
2
Email Marketing
1% have this skill
3
Brand Marketing & Strategy
1% have this skill
4
Copywriting
1% have this skill
5
Public & Media Relations
1% have this skill
6
HR Operations
1% have this skill

Recent Event Planner salaries in Chicago

$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Event Marketing Manager reported a yearly salary of $110,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Event Marketing Specialist reported a yearly salary of $75,000
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$41,600
Yearly Salary
A Marketing and Events Coordinator reported a yearly salary of $41,600
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$77,250
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $77,250 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$61,900
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $61,900 with +$1,200 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$63,000
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $63,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$61,500
Yearly Salary
A Marketing Events Manager reported a yearly salary of $61,500 with +$6,150 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$56,000
Yearly Salary
A Event Specialist reported a yearly salary of $56,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$62,000
Yearly Salary
A Marketing Event Coordinator reported a yearly salary of $62,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
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