Event Planner salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$57,332
$5,225
Additional Cash Compensation
$62,557
Total Compensation
Median: $57K
Min: $36K
Max: $77K

How Much Does a Event Planner Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Event Planner in Chicago is $57,332. The average additional cash compensation for a Event Planner in Chicago is $5,225. The average total compensation for a Event Planner in Chicago is $62,557. 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 Salary ranges

The two most common Event Planner salary ranges in Chicago are $50k - $60k and $60k - $70k.

Average Event Planner Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Event Planner make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $68,083 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 $71,125.

Average Marketing salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Marketing Coordinator $53,577
Min: $40K
Max: $78K
SEO Specialist $53,750
Min: $38K
Max: $93K
Event Planner $57,332
Min: $36K
Max: $77K
Marketing Associate $57,564
Min: $40K
Max: $87K
Public Relations Specialist $58,618
Min: $32K
Max: $80K
Community Manager $63,222
Min: $45K
Max: $87K
Social Media Manager $67,004
Min: $35K
Max: $125K
Content Marketing Manager $71,838
Min: $33K
Max: $130K
SEO Manager $72,381
Min: $57K
Max: $95K
Public Relations Manager $73,833
Min: $45K
Max: $135K
Email Marketing Manager $74,388
Min: $57K
Max: $95K
Digital Marketing Manager $79,390
Min: $45K
Max: $118K
Marketing Manager $87,710
Min: $45K
Max: $150K
Marketing Operations Manager $95,213
Min: $50K
Max: $130K
Brand Manager $99,167
Min: $74K
Max: $132K
Product Marketing Manager $109,714
Min: $63K
Max: $152K
Senior Marketing Manager $112,111
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Director of Marketing $132,525
Min: $70K
Max: $220K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $137,625
Min: $108K
Max: $180K
Director of Product Marketing $147,500
Min: $135K
Max: $160K
Vice President of Marketing $181,474
Min: $125K
Max: $300K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) $223,892
Min: $100K
Max: $356K

Skills that affect Event Planner salaries in Chicago

1
Email Marketing
1% have this skill
2
Event Marketing
1% have this skill
3
Brand Marketing & Strategy
1% have this skill
4
Customer Relationship Management
1% have this skill
5
Marketing Operations
0% have this skill
6
Marketing Analytics
0% have this skill

Recent Event Planner salaries in 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
$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
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $55,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Events and Partnerships Manager reported a yearly salary of $60,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
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