The average salary for a Mid-Career Marketing Director in Chicago, Illinois is $90,480.
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Job Description for Marketing Director
Marketing directors are responsible for managing and directing marketing tasks on behalf of their organization. They oversee their organization's marketing professionals and specify the scope of its marketing requirements and needs. Their main duties include creating projects, concepts and budgets for successful marketing campaigns, as well as helping resolve team issues and maintaining communication with clients, vendors and other managers within their company. They are also responsible for fac…Read more
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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 Online Marketing and Branding.
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 $59,684 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Marketing Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,201 based on 219 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $125,312.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Marketing Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 44.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (25.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (11.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (3.2% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (3.1% less).
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