Average Marketing Director with Branding Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$101,855
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$0
Bonus
$11,000
Commission
$10,000
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The average salary for a Marketing Director with Branding skills in Chicago, Illinois is $101,855.
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$61k
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$102k
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$165k
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MEDIAN $101,855
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Salary
$61k - $165k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $20k
Commission
$0 - $11k
Total Pay
$59k - $196k

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Popular Skills for Marketing Director

Skills in Strategic Marketing, Marketing Management and Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Advertising and Online Marketing.

Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Director

An early career Marketing Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,000 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Marketing Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,404 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Marketing Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $114,727 based on 69 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $125,071.
Employees with Marketing Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 34.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (17.0% more) and New York, New York (10.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (23.6% less), Atlanta, Georgia (12.6% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 139 survey responses.
Early Career
9.4%
Mid Career
19.4%
Experienced
49.6%
Late Career
21.6%