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Career Information Specialist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$47,756 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Career Information Specialist is $47,756 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Career Information Specialist is between $35,563 and $57,912. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Career Information Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Advises students, focusing on their learning, personal, social, career, and vocational needs.
  • Collects and organizes occupational data to provide source materials and software for school career information center.
  • Teaches students how to take and score self-administered vocational interest and aptitude tests.
  • Schedules appointments for students requiring professional assistance.
Career Information Specialist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors

Job family population: 271,350

Estimated population of Career Information Specialist jobs: 2,960

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Career Information Specialist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Visual Information Specialist
Apr 12
North Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command
Visual Information Specialist ===== ##### Department of the Army U.S. Military Entrance Processing ... Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan - Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act ...
May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
OVERVIEW Information technology specialists are responsible for maintaining, processing and ... FUTURE CIVILIAN CAREERS The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career as a network ...
Education Training Specialist
May 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Computer Information Concepts, Inc.
... Information Concepts, Inc. is a growing software and professional services firm based in Northern ... career growth and advancement path, CIC is the place for you
Information Technology Specialist (Applications Software)
May 15
North Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command
Information Technology Specialist (Applications Software) ===== ##### Department of the Army U.S. ... Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan - Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act ...
New Business Specialist
May 15
Chicago, United States
Combined Insurance
Come build your career here, along with other positive, hard-working, talented professionals-just ... information received based upon product requirements, and prepare to load into administrative ...
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