Event Planner salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$56,458
$5,225
Additional Cash Compensation
$61,683
Total Compensation
Median: $56K
Min: $36K
Max: $77K

How Much Does a Event Planner Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Event Planner in Chicago is $56,458. 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 $61,683. 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

Marketing Events Coordinator

West Suburbs
3 days ago
+43
KeHE’s Marketing team is looking for an ambitious and team-oriented Coordinator to help with preparing for and execute several in-person and virtual shows that the events team hosts and attends throughout the year.  

Marketing Coordinator, Event-based Marketing

West Suburbs
3 days ago
+43
KeHE’s Marketing team is looking for an ambitious and team-oriented Marketing Coordinator to help support and optimize KeHE’s communications specifically with the several in-person and virtual shows that the marketing team hosts and attends throughout the year.   

Senior Manager, Events and Sponsorships

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+39
Event participation and hosting are a cornerstone of CCC Information Services’ mission to keep people’s lives moving forward when it matters most. As a technology leader powering the trillion-dollar automotive and insurance industries, Events are central to advancing awareness of the CCC brand while fostering relationships with our nationwide network of clients and potential clients, employees and potential employees. The Senior Manager of Events is responsible for leading and facilitating successful event experiences both within and outside of CCC, in-person and virtual, to include evaluation and management of strategic event sponsorships. This position requires a strategic and operational thought leader with excellent project management capabilities, executive level communications and presentation skills, who is both detail and deadline focused.

Manager, Diversity Talent Engagement Marketing & Events

Chicago
6 days ago
+55
Discover. A brighter future. With Discover, you’ll have the chance to make a difference at one of the world’s leading digital banking and payments companies. From Day 1, you’ll do meaningful work you’re passionate about, with the support and resources you need for success. We value what makes each employee unique and provide a collaborative, team-based culture that gives everyone an opportunity to shine. Be the reason millions of people find a

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
SEO Specialist $53,750
Min: $38K
Max: $93K
Marketing Coordinator $54,132
Min: $40K
Max: $78K
Event Planner $56,458
Min: $36K
Max: $77K
Marketing Associate $57,813
Min: $40K
Max: $87K
Public Relations Specialist $57,861
Min: $32K
Max: $80K
Community Manager $63,222
Min: $45K
Max: $87K
Social Media Manager $67,682
Min: $35K
Max: $125K
SEO Manager $72,381
Min: $57K
Max: $95K
Content Marketing Manager $72,854
Min: $33K
Max: $130K
Email Marketing Manager $74,423
Min: $57K
Max: $95K
Public Relations Manager $77,000
Min: $45K
Max: $135K
Digital Marketing Manager $79,881
Min: $45K
Max: $118K
Marketing Manager $87,620
Min: $45K
Max: $150K
Marketing Operations Manager $93,763
Min: $50K
Max: $130K
Brand Manager $100,000
Min: $74K
Max: $132K
Product Marketing Manager $108,800
Min: $63K
Max: $152K
Senior Marketing Manager $111,792
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Director of Marketing $132,451
Min: $70K
Max: $220K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $137,625
Min: $108K
Max: $180K
Director of Product Marketing $173,750
Min: $135K
Max: $200K
Vice President of Marketing $181,179
Min: $125K
Max: $300K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) $221,936
Min: $100K
Max: $356K

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
Customer Relationship Management
1% have this skill
5
Marketing Operations
1% have this skill
6
Marketing Analytics
0% have this skill

Recent Event Planner salaries in 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
$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
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