Average Marketing Director with Market Research Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$97,875
Avg. Salary
$14,967
Bonus
$9,000
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The average salary for a Marketing Director with Market Research skills in Chicago, Illinois is $97,875.
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$57k
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$161k
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MEDIAN $97,875
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Salary
$57k - $161k
Bonus
$0 - $35k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $9k
Total Pay
$55k - $185k

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Job Description for Marketing Director

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Marketing Director
Vice President (VP), Marketing
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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

A mid-career Marketing Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $79,823 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Marketing Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $112,089 based on 21 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $132,000.
Employees with Marketing Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 43.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (24.0% more) and New York, New York (13.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (18.3% less), Boston, Massachusetts (13.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (11.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Mid Career
31.6%
Experienced
55.3%
Late Career
13.2%