Average Marketing Director with Event Planning Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$98,725
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The average salary for a Marketing Director with Event Planning skills in Chicago, Illinois is $98,725.
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$56k
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MEDIAN $98,725
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$56k - $133k
Total Pay
$47k - $152k

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Job Description for Marketing Director

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Marketing Director
Vice President (VP), Marketing
Marketing Manager
Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Marketing Director

Skills in Strategic Marketing, Marketing Management, Marketing Communications, Branding and Online Marketing are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $57,808 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Marketing Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Marketing Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,129 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $110,000.
Employees with Marketing Director in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 2.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (31.6% less), Atlanta, Georgia (29.6% less) and Houston, Texas (24.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 41 survey responses.
Early Career
19.5%
Mid Career
19.5%
Experienced
48.8%
Late Career
12.2%