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Event Planner salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

Additional Cash Compensation
Total Compensation
Median: $51K
Min: $36K
Max: $60K

How Much Does a Event Planner Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Event Planner in Chicago is $51,333. The average additional cash compensation for a Event Planner in Chicago is $4,000. The average total compensation for a Event Planner in Chicago is $55,333. Event Planner salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Event Planner employees in Chicago.

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Event Planner jobs in Chicago

Events Intern

2 weeks ago
The Meetings Intern is part of the Meetings and Incentives team that creates and executes memorable conference, meeting and incentive travel experiences for Pampered Chef independent sales consultants. We examine what works, what doesn’t, and strive to provide the best possible experiences for consultants. The Meetings Intern will assist the Meetings and Incentives team on fulfilling all aspects of meetings, conference and incentive travel support. The Meetings Intern role is a temporary entry level role that will give the candidate exposure to all areas of meeting and incentive planning, so they can assist with portions of our programs. The Meetings Intern would report to the Manager, Meetings & Production.

Producer, Events

3 weeks ago
Serve as a key member of the Tribune Events Group Events & Sponsorships Team providing overall structure and implementation for all Tribune Publishing event initiatives.  This position will plan, execute, and implement components from conceptualization of events, sponsorships, and advertiser promotions to on-site set up and activations and teardown.  Working in a team environment the producer will work with all team members and multiple business units  on all events, sponsorships, and promotions which help support and extend the Tribune brands, revenue, readership, and overall company initiatives.

Events Marketing Associate

1 week ago
The successful candidate for this position must have the ability to manage a high-volume of meetings and events per year, assemble and coordinate resources and outreach across multiple teams, and manage multiple priorities and work in a fast-paced environment. In addition, this individual has experience negotiating with internal and external groups, proposes new and creative ideas, possesses highly effective communication skills, and both builds and maintains constructive and effective relationships.

Event Marketing Campaign Strategist

2 weeks ago
The Campaign Strategist is a core role within the Global Demand Marketing team that will work with a cross-functional team to create brand awareness and drive demand generation with our strategic clients and prospects through content-driven marketing campaigns.

Event Marketing Manager

2 weeks ago
As G2’s Event Manager, you will be responsible for creating world class events that engage and inspire business professionals. You will be involved in planning, development, and execution of strategic events to help marketers and sales teams reach their potential with the technology that’s best for their business. This role requires superior organization and communication skills as well as the ability to manage resources and budgets effectively and creatively. The ideal candidate must be a well-rounded marketer who has strong hands-on experience planning and executing events in a fast paced environment.

Events Coordinator

5 days ago
Plan/execute event details to ensure cohesive results for GRI’s image and brand identity at events. Impeccable customer service – you’ll be interacting with hundreds of Loan Officers across the US to help execute their perfect event. Negotiate with venues, event organizers, contractors, and hotels on agenda and cost proposals until contract completion. Organize leisure outings including offsite tours, group activities, dining and social experiences. Direct the planning/execution of timelines and logistics for each event. Creation of marketing materials and signage consistent with GRI image. Create, maintain and execute event budget within the pre-approved expenditure allotments. Manage multiple events at one time. Creativity! How can this event be cooler, more fun or unique? Assist with onsite activation for large corporate events. Patience and a positive attitude. Our company is rapidly growing so we have a constant influx of new Loan Officer’s; we want to make sure we are here to answer any questions, brainstorm cool event ideas and help them grow their business using our team.

Marketing Events Coordinator

4 days ago
The Marketing Events Coordinator will provide key support for all Strata events, including trade shows, regional user group meetings, customer meetings and the Strata Summit. The ideal candidate will be highly organized and detail-oriented and able to manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously. They must have solid communication skills to work effectively with customers, vendors and other stakeholders on any given project. They must perform well under pressure and serve as a “can-do” member of the Marketing team.

Part-Time PopUp Event Coordinator

1 day ago
Fooda is currently recruiting for a Part Time PopUp Event Coordinator to support our growing popup client roster. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates with a hospitality or event background who are eager to learn about customer service and Fooda's growing network of restaurants.

Events & Field Marketing Specialist

1 day ago
We’re hiring an Events & Field Marketing specialist to help us build and execute our events portfolio, such as trade shows / conferences, FourKites-led customer and prospect-facing events, virtual conferences and events, and Visibility, our annual conference. The ideal candidate is highly organized, detail-oriented, results-driven, and creative. This role is crucial to building pipeline, so the ability to support all aspects of event planning & execution, and manage multiple projects at once, is a must. This person will be a liaison between sales, field teams, other marketers, and will work hand in hand with the events and field marketing teams to flawlessly execute events that help FourKites achieve our demand generation and awareness goals.

Events Marketing Coordinator

1 week ago
What We Do Uptake is the premier Industrial AI company, providing a predictive analytics SaaS platform that empowers major industry leaders to optimize performance, reduce asset failures and enhance safety. At Uptake, we combine our strengths—machine learning, analytics, data visualization and software development—with the expertise of our industrial customers and partners. The result is enormous savings in development time and resources for

Events Marketing Manager

3 weeks ago
Fusion Risk Management is seeking an enthusiastic Events Marketing Manager with solid experience in B2B event planning to help plan high quality events, elevate our brand presence, and create a high touch customer experience.  The Events Marketing Manager produces events from beginning to end. This involves project management, including timelines and critical path management and top-notch execution. The role also heavily interacts with clients, including scheduling and leading status calls and meetings. The position requires extreme attention to detail and high level of customer focus.

Events Marketing Intern

3 weeks ago
Events are a crucial experiential marketing tool and a vital part of Label Insight’s sales and marketing strategy. The Event Marketing Intern will be pivotal in ensuring the success of our footprint at the events we participate in, and that our sales team returns home with high-quality leads to move our business forward. Interns will learn pre-event prep details, assist with remote event execution, and post-event recapping. The ideal candidate will be able to take direction from multiple team members, but also be proactive and work independently, all while being able to prioritize, stay organized, and pay close attention to detail.

Event Planner Salary ranges

The most common Event Planner salary in Chicago is between $50k - $60k.

Average Event Planner Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Event Planner make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $60,000 on average.

Event Planner Salary by gender

Event Planner Salary by Years of Experience

Average Marketing salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
SEO Specialist $45,167
Min: $38K
Max: $50K
Event Planner $51,333
Min: $36K
Max: $60K
Marketing Coordinator $53,293
Min: $40K
Max: $68K
Marketing Associate $57,036
Min: $40K
Max: $78K
Public Relations Specialist $58,167
Min: $32K
Max: $77K
Content Marketing Manager $64,692
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Social Media Manager $64,727
Min: $35K
Max: $80K
Community Manager $64,733
Min: $45K
Max: $87K
Public Relations Manager $67,333
Min: $45K
Max: $105K
SEO Manager $69,188
Min: $57K
Max: $90K
Email Marketing Manager $73,545
Min: $57K
Max: $86K
Digital Marketing Manager $77,175
Min: $45K
Max: $118K
Marketing Manager $85,937
Min: $47K
Max: $125K
Marketing Operations Manager $98,740
Min: $50K
Max: $125K
Brand Manager $100,455
Min: $74K
Max: $132K
Product Marketing Manager $106,926
Min: $70K
Max: $137K
Senior Marketing Manager $117,862
Min: $82K
Max: $155K
Director of Marketing $126,134
Min: $70K
Max: $200K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $131,692
Min: $108K
Max: $153K
Vice President of Marketing $176,455
Min: $125K
Max: $296K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) $223,957
Min: $100K
Max: $356K

Chicago Companies with the Highest Marketing Salaries

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Skills that affect Event Planner salaries in Chicago

Email Marketing
1% have this skill
Customer Relationship Management
1% have this skill
Event Marketing
1% have this skill
Marketing Operations
1% have this skill
Brand Marketing & Strategy
1% have this skill
Marketing Analytics
1% have this skill

Recent Event Planner salaries in Chicago

Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $55,000
1-3 Years of Experience
11-50 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Events and Partnerships Manager reported a yearly salary of $60,000
3-5 Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
1-5 Reports
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $36,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $52,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $45,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $50,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $51,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $55,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $58,000
500+ Employees
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