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Director Career Resources Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$55,650 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Director Career Resources is $55,650 a year and $27 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Director Career Resources is between $40,818 and $67,993. 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 job placement service for students and graduates: develops placement office procedures.
  • Establishes work loads, assigns tasks, and reviews results.
  • Conducts in-service training program for placement personnel.
  • Interviews applicants to determine qualifications and eligibility for employment.
  • Assists individuals to develop employment plans based on appraisals of aptitudes, interests, and personality characteristics, and to plan curriculums accordingly.
  • Contacts prospective employers to determine needs and to explain placement service.
  • Arranges on-campus interviews between employers and graduating students to facilitate placement of graduates.
  • Collects, organizes, and analyzes occupational, educational, and economic information for use in job placement activities.
  • Directs maintenance of occupational library.
  • Assists in conducting community surveys to gather labor market information, such as prevailing wages, hours, training, and employment possibilities.
  • Coordinates program for analyzing campus jobs.
Director Career Resources Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Human Resources Managers

Job family population: 136,310

Estimated population of Director Career Resources jobs: 1,367

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

Director Career Resources Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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