A Marketing Specialist in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $51,353 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$38,431 - $67,208
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$38K
$51K
$67K
MEDIAN: $51,353
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$11.43 - $27.57
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$11
$16
$28
MEDIAN: $16.00
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$38,431 - $67,208  
   
Bonus
$493.16 - $6,283  
Profit Sharing
$800  
Total Pay (?
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$34,905 - $70,207  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 106
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.43 - $27.57  
   
Overtime
$24.55  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$493.16 - $6,283  
   
Profit Sharing
$800  
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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$34,905 - $70,207  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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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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Experience Affects Marketing Specialist Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 21%

National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Marketing Specialist Salaries

Marketing Management
up arrow 8%

Copywriting
up arrow 3%

Strategic Marketing
0%

National Average
$51,000

Marketing Communications
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Email Marketing
up arrow 4%

Market Research
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 6%

Powerpoint
up arrow 7%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 8%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 8%

Web Marketing
up arrow 10%

Event Planning
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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