Office Manager in Chicago, Illinois Salary

Chicago Office Managers can expect to earn an average of $48K annually. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and one-third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a majority and dental coverage is claimed by roughly one-half. Office Managers in Chicago, Ill. who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 88 percent. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$34,070 - $67,109
$34K
$48K
$67K
MEDIAN: $47,926
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$12.01 - $25.09
$12
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MEDIAN: $17.28
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$0$67K
Salary $34,070 - $67,109
Bonus $776 - $9,807
Profit Sharing $2,640
Commission $4,000
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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$30,597 - $66,035
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 253
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $12.01 - $25.09
Overtime $18.00 - $35.72
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $776 - $9,807
Commission $4,000
Profit Sharing $2,640
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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$30,597 - $66,035
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 105

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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 Office Manager

Pay by Experience for an Office Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Office Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 159 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Office Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 129 salaries. An experienced Office Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 103 salaries. An Office Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 54 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working in Chicago?

Office Manager in Chicago:
"Chicago."
Pros: Food, commute, city culture.
Cons: Cost of living.

Key Stats for Office Manager

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Office Manager Salaries

▲20%

▲7%

▲2%

National Average
$45,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Office Manager Salaries




▲9%


▲3%

National Average
$45,000

Office Administration
▼1%

Payroll Administration
▼1%






▼8%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 32%
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