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
31

Senior Director, Global Events

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Braze (Nasdaq: BRZE) is a leading, comprehensive customer engagement platform that powers interactions between consumers and brands they love. With Braze, global brands like Burger King, Delivery Hero, HBO Max, Mercari, and Venmo can ingest and process customer data in real time, orchestrate and optimize contextually relevant, cross-channel marketing campaigns, and continuously evolve their customer engagement strategies. And we do it at scale –

Marketing Manager, Events

Chicago
2 weeks ago
THE OPPORTUNITY:*Open to remote candidates in the United States or Canada* The Marketing Manager, Events at VelocityEHS is responsible for coordinating, managing, and overseeing the company's presence at live events including tradeshows, conferences, meetings, and speaking engagements. This is a high profile position within the company and requires an ambitious, motivated, organized, and assertive manager. This person will work with the marketing

Corporate Events Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Why project44?  At project44 we’re on a mission - to make supply chains work.   project44 optimizes the movement of products globally, delivering better resiliency, sustainability, and value for our customers. As the supply chain connective tissue, we operate the most trusted end-to-end visibility platform that tracks more than 1 billion shipments annually for the world’s leading brands. The undisputed leader in the market, project44 was named the

Sales & Events, Training Specialist, LATAM

Chicago
3 days 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

Product Owner - Event Management (ITSM) - REMOTE

Chicago
2 days 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

Product Manager, Sales and Events (remote opportunity)

Chicago
2 days 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

Specialist Sales & Events Training - Onboarding (Remote Opportunity)

Chicago
1 week 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

Senior Product Engineer - Events (Remote Opportunity)

Chicago
1 week 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

Sales & Events, Senior Manager, Deployment & Onboarding

Chicago
1 week 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 Sales Planning Manager (Incentive Eligible)

Chicago
2 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 Specialist

Chicago
1 week ago
Your Challenge: At HIMSS, we are a catalyst for change in the health and wellness ecosystem. As one of the largest and most experienced global healthcare associations, it is our responsibility to lead this revolution. Our mission is to reform health globally through information AND technology. Our staff, nearly 300 world-wide, are vital to achieving that mission. We are looking for team members who are curious to ask "What if...?" and have the

Events Marketing Director

Chicago
2 days ago
Your Challenge: At HIMSS, we are a catalyst for change in the health and wellness ecosystem. As one of the largest and most experienced global healthcare associations, it is our responsibility to lead this revolution. Our mission is to reform health globally through information AND technology. Our staff, nearly 300 world-wide, are vital to achieving that mission. We are looking for team members who are curious to ask "What if...?" and have the

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$55,212
Min: $36K
Max: $78K
Marketing Associate$63,046
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$74,778
Min: $55K
Max: $125K
SEO Specialist$80,857
Min: $60K
Max: $120K
Digital Marketing Manager$81,925
Min: $58K
Max: $131K
Content Marketing Manager$83,263
Min: $53K
Max: $135K
Email Marketing Manager$86,836
Min: $60K
Max: $128K
Marketing Operations Manager$88,650
Min: $70K
Max: $152K
SEO Manager$90,400
Min: $70K
Max: $124K
Marketing Manager$92,931
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$108,140
Min: $63K
Max: $226K
Director of Marketing$131,227
Min: $70K
Max: $220K
Senior Product Marketing Manager$142,450
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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