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Chief Warden Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$219,785 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chief Warden is $219,785 a year and $106 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Chief Warden is between $149,807 and $276,360. 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

  • Coordinates activities of fish and game wardens and other personnel within state or conservation district: determines effectiveness of training administered by others, according to review of personnel records and supervisory evaluations.
  • Coordinates special enforcement campaigns, such as rabies control activities and investigations into cause of excessive fish mortality.
  • Assigns personnel to enforcement territories or to aid other divisions in seasonal conservation activities.
  • Prepares public information materials, delivers speeches, and confers with representatives of sports groups to promote conservation activities.
  • Answers correspondence concerning enforcement or other activities.
  • Keeps records of hunting accidents, drownings, hunting law violations, and related data.
  • Prepares budget for submission to state legislature.
Chief Warden Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

Job family population: 42,280

Estimated population of Chief Warden jobs: 493

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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