Office Manager in Chicago, Illinois Salary

Median pay for Office Managers in Chicago, Ill. lies in the neighborhood of $48K per year. Some workers in this field — close to a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by just over a half. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Office Managers in Chicago. The vast majority of Chicago Office Managers (88 percent) who responded to the survey are women. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$34,106 - $66,219
$34K
$48K
$66K
MEDIAN: $47,777
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$12.01 - $25.29
$12
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $17.28
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$34,106 - $66,219  
   
Bonus
$789 - $9,950  
Profit Sharing
$2,640  
Commission
$3,500  
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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$30,481 - $66,054  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 261
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.01 - $25.29  
   
Overtime
$15.46 - $41.16  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$789 - $9,950  
   
Commission
$3,500  
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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$30,481 - $66,054  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 115

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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.

Key Stats for Office Manager

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Office Manager Salaries

▲20%

▲7%

▲2%

National Average
$45,000

▼14%

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 58 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 32%
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