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Business Development Director Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average pay for a Business Development Director in Chicago, Illinois is $99,263 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Strategic Project Management, Proposal Writing, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Account Management, and Sales Management.

$58,001 - $153,853
(Median)
$58K
$99K
$150K
MEDIAN: $99,262
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$58,001 - $153,853  
   
Bonus
$2,859 - $44,042  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $22,500  
Commission
$0.00 - $38,978  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$65,447 - $182,642  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 114

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Pay by Experience Level for Business Development Director in Chicago, Illinois

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Business Development Director in Chicago, Illinois Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$114,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 32%

Skills That Affect Business Development Director in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Strategic Project Management
up arrow 28%

Proposal Writing
up arrow 21%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 14%

Account Management
up arrow 13%

Sales Management
up arrow 12%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 10%

Project Management
up arrow 10%

Marketing Management
up arrow 4%

Sales
0%

National Average
$114,000


Strategic Planning
up arrow 13%

Strategic Marketing
up arrow 18%

Strategic Sales
up arrow 25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 10%
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