Average Office Manager Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$49,307
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,891
Bonus
$3,052
Commission
$1,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Office Manager in Chicago, Illinois is $49,307.
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$36k
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MEDIAN $49,307
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Salary
$36k - $69k
Bonus
$517 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$387 - $4k
Commission
$2k - $6k
Total Pay
$32k - $67k

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Job Description for Office Manager

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Popular Skills for Office Manager

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Accounts Receivable, Customer Service, Office Administration and Office Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Office Manager

An entry-level Office Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,218 based on 21 salaries. An early career Office Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,492 based on 245 salaries. A mid-career Office Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,246 based on 202 salaries. An experienced Office Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,586 based on 198 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $56,389.
Employees with Office Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 23.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (5.4% more) and New York, New York (5.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (5.0% less) and Dallas, Texas (2.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 775 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.7%
Early Career
31.6%
Mid Career
26.1%
Experienced
25.5%
Late Career
14.1%