Event Planner salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$72,165
$5,892
Additional Cash Compensation
$78,057
Total Compensation
Median: 65,000
Min: $62K
Max: $110K

How Much Does a Event Planner Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Event Planner in Chicago is $72,165. 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 $78,057. 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 Coordinator

Chicago
3 weeks ago
DRW is a diversified trading firm with over 3 decades of experience bringing sophisticated technology and exceptional people together to operate in markets around the world.  We value autonomy and the ability to quickly pivot to capture opportunities, so we operate using our own capital and trading at our own risk.  Headquartered in Chicago with offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Asia, we trade a variety of asset classes including

Senior Product Engineer - Events

Chicago
3 days ago
SummaryLooking for a Product Engineer to assist with our product development initiatives, as well as help drive new groundbreaking applications designed for Hyatt hotel associates and guests. This position is ideal for someone who is skilled and passionate about front-end and/or back-end development, and who is eager to fill in the gaps in their toolbox. The team is responsible for architecture, methodology, tools and processes, and delivery

Event Management - Product Owner

Chicago
6 days ago
Job Description Job Summary: The Commercial Banking Digital Marketing team is hiring an Event Management Product Owner to join its Marketing Automation team. We're seeking a professional to work cross-functionally across technology, marketing, and sales to guide the Event Management platform strategy from conception to launch. The incumbent must have product management experience and be able to design and develop solutions that improve the

Product Architect Envision Events

Chicago
1 week ago
SummaryThe Opportunity Hyatt Hotels Corporation seeks an enthusiastic Product Architect to join our Events Team where you'll join a team of Product Engineers field professionals who love what they do. In this role, you will be collaborating closely with the broader Group Sales/envision team where you'll be instrumental in continuing to make Hyatt a leading hospitality company. You'll be part of a team that is passionate about diversity, equity

Events Management Associate

Chicago
1 week ago
Job Description As a Commercial Banking Event Specialist Associate, you will work to implement and deliver world class events for our clients and prospects by leveraging strategic marketing plans that increase sales and grow market share for Commercial Banking. You will work closely with CB Marketing & Strategy partners including the Market Intelligence, Creative Services, Digital, Media Relations and Communications teams. The strategy aspect of

Product Owner - Event Management (ITSM)

Chicago
1 week ago
Principal, Service Delivery Implementation - Event Management Product Owner WHO WE ARE Northern Trust provides innovative financial services and guidance to corporations, institutions and affluent families and individuals globally. With 130 years of financial experience and nearly 20,000 employees- we call partners- we serve the world's most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service. WHO YOU ARE You are an Event

Principal Communication Strategy and Events

Chicago
1 week ago
About This RoleDiscover. A brighter future.With us, you'll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it - we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being

Event Sales Planning Manager (Incentive Eligible)

Chicago
6 months ago
We are pleased that you are exploring Hyatt Hotels Corporation. We believe our customers select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who work hard to provide efficient service and meaningful experiences. We care about our associates and our customers. This is the Hyatt Touch. Our commitment to Diversity is best evidenced by our focus on company-wide diversity initiatives. We continue to be recognized as one of America's best

Event Manager

Chicago
6 days ago
Who We Are PartySlate is a team of 60 (and growing) individuals representing a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences. We work hard, have fun, and focus on results above all else. We are constantly building, measuring, and learning in order to build our brand, grow our digital presence, and deliver powerful results within the $800 billion events industry. PartySlate was founded in Chicago and has also launched in New York, Los Angeles, Dallas

Marketing & Events Specialist

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Passionate about precision medicine and advancing the healthcare industry? Recent advancements in underlying technology have finally made it possible for AI to impact clinical care in a meaningful way. Tempus' proprietary platform connects an entire ecosystem of real-world evidence to deliver real-time, actionable insights to physicians, providing critical information about the right treatments for the right patients, at the right time. Marketing &

Event Coordinator

Chicago
6 months ago
Overview Good people, working with good people, for our common good. Sound good? KeHE-a natural, organic, specialty and fresh food distributor-is all about "good" and is growing, so there's never been a more exciting time to join our team. If you're enthusiastic about working in an environment with a people-first culture and an organization committed to good living, good food and good service, we'd love to talk to you! Primary Responsibilities

Senior Event Planner

Chicago
1 week ago
Company Overview At Motorola Solutions, we believe that everything starts with safety. It’s the constant that empowers people to confidently move forward. It can fill a flight or sell out a stadium. It can care for a patient or graduate a class. As a global leader in public safety and enterprise security, we create and connect the technologies that help to keep people safe where they live, learn, work and play. Our integrated technology ecosystem

Event Planner Salary ranges

The most common Event Planner salary in Chicago is between $70k - $80k.

Average Event Planner Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Event Planner make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $75,800 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 TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Marketing Coordinator$55,075
Min: $36K
Max: $78K
Marketing Associate$62,222
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Community Manager$65,000
Min: $65K
Max: $65K
Public Relations Specialist$69,833
Min: $62K
Max: $80K
Event Planner$72,165
Min: $62K
Max: $110K
Social Media Manager$73,304
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
SEO Specialist$80,750
Min: $60K
Max: $120K
Digital Marketing Manager$81,499
Min: $58K
Max: $131K
Content Marketing Manager$83,263
Min: $53K
Max: $135K
Email Marketing Manager$86,933
Min: $60K
Max: $128K
Marketing Operations Manager$88,650
Min: $70K
Max: $152K
SEO Manager$90,400
Min: $70K
Max: $124K
Marketing Manager$92,696
Min: $60K
Max: $160K
Brand Manager$97,273
Min: $75K
Max: $120K
Public Relations Manager$98,769
Min: $58K
Max: $210K
Senior Marketing Manager$104,120
Min: $70K
Max: $141K
Product Marketing Manager$109,065
Min: $63K
Max: $226K
Director of Marketing$130,917
Min: $70K
Max: $220K
Senior Product Marketing Manager$138,773
Min: $90K
Max: $180K
Director of Product Marketing$162,857
Min: $135K
Max: $200K
Vice President of Marketing$182,483
Min: $130K
Max: $300K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)$224,278
Min: $165K
Max: $300K

Skills that affect Event Planner salaries in Chicago

1
Event Marketing
1% have this skill
2
Brand Marketing & Strategy
1% have this skill
3
Copywriting
1% have this skill
4
Email Marketing
1% have this skill
5
Public & Media Relations
1% have this skill
6
Audience Analytics
0% 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
$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
$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
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$66,000
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $66,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
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