The average salary for a Chief Operating Officer (COO) in Chicago, Illinois is $153,136 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$77,477 - $241,146
$77K
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MEDIAN: $153,136
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Salary
$77,477 - $241,146  
   
Bonus
$8,170 - $108,593  
Profit Sharing
$33,500  
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$83,648 - $329,913  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Operating Officer (COO)

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

Key Stats for Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
036
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
37%
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Experience Affects Chief Operating Officer (COO) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$175,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

Entry-Level
up arrow 35%

Skills That Affect Chief Operating Officer (COO) Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 3%

National Average
$175,000

Human Resources
up arrow 43%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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