Event Planner Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

17 SalariesUpdated Jun 8, 2021

Average Base Pay
$47,751 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$14,856
Range$1,761 - $125,340

How much does a Event Planner make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Event Planner is $47,751 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 17 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Event Planner employees in Chicago, IL.

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Cars.com

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$54K - $65K

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$54K - $65K
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Wells Fargo

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$65K - $71K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$65K - $71K
$65K$71K

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J.P. Morgan

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$73K - $79K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$73K - $79K
$73K$79K

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Accenture

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$60K - $65K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$60K - $65K
$60K$65K

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Macy's

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$52K - $55K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$52K - $55K
$52K$55K

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Xerox

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$69K - $76K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$69K - $76K
$69K$76K

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Grant Thornton

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$62K - $66K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$62K - $66K
$62K$66K

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Event Planner - Hourly Contractor

Ecolab

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$20 - $22hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$20 - $22hourly
$20$22

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AbbVie

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$72K - $79K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$72K - $79K
$72K$79K

Event Planner

Gannett

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$66K - $71K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$66K - $71K
$66K$71K

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Dave & Buster's

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$66K - $72K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$66K - $72K
$66K$72K

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Bass Pro Shops

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$61K - $66K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$61K - $66K
$61K$66K

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Medline Industries

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$46K - $50K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$46K - $50K
$46K$50K

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Bon Appétit Management

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$63K - $68K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$63K - $68K
$63K$68K

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Hub Group

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$58K - $63K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$58K - $63K
$58K$63K

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Del Frisco's Restaurant Group

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$67K - $72K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$67K - $72K
$67K$72K

Event Planner

Chamberlain Group

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$65K - $70K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$65K - $70K
$65K$70K

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Lettuce Entertain You

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$16 - $18hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$16 - $18hourly
$16$18

Event Planner

Crain Communications

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$70K - $76K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$70K - $76K
$70K$76K

Event Planner

Fox & Hound Restaurant

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$54K - $58K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$54K - $58K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent event planner salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$42,821
per year
An Advancement Officer reported making $42,821 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
Company - Private
$67,887
per year
A Meeting/Event Planner reported making $67,887 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
An Activity Worker reported making $15 per hour
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Full-time
501 to 1000 employees
 
Nonprofit Organization
$65,534
per year
An Event Administrator reported making $65,534 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$83,554
per year
A Corporate Event Planner reported making $83,554 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$55,452
per year
An Event Planner reported making $55,452 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$55,452
per year
An Events Planner reported making $55,452 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$129,096
per year
An Event Marketing reported making $129,096 per year
Additional Pay
$12k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public