The average pay for an Event Coordinator in Chicago, Illinois is $41,017 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Excel, Logistics, Budget Management, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Project Management.

$30,020 - $50,160
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MEDIAN: $41,017
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$10.04 - $22.15
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MEDIAN: $13.38
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$30,020 - $50,160  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $13,906  
Commission
$493.16 - $3,973  
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$28,004 - $50,690  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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Hourly Rate
$10.04 - $22.15  
   
Overtime
$22.13  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $13,906  
   
Commission
$493.16 - $3,973  
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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$28,004 - $50,690  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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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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Key Stats for Event Coordinator

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
074
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Event Coordinator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 21%


National Average
$39,000


Skills That Affect Event Coordinator Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 27%

Logistics
up arrow 21%

Budget Management
up arrow 16%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 15%

Project Management
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Event Management
0%

Marketing Communications
0%

National Average
$39,000

Event Planning
up arrow 4%

Customer Relations
up arrow 19%

Customer Service
up arrow 20%

Organizing
up arrow 21%

Sales
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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