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Director Fast Food Operations Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$135,626 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Director Fast Food Operations is $135,626 a year and $65 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Director Fast Food Operations is between $93,961 and $168,881. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Director Fast Food Operations. 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

  • Manages operations over franchised or independent fast food or wholesale-prepared food establishment; directs and coordinates activities of subordinate District Managers involved in operating fast food services.
  • Analyzes market trends and economic conditions to forecast sales potential in areas.
  • Evaluates adequacy of return on investments on individual restaurants and alters or initiates procedures to improve service, sales, and reduce expenses.
  • Examines financial performance of individual restaurants, and reviews and acts on reports that include recommendations for maintenance and repair, changes in operational procedure, marketing, advertising, and purchasing.
Director Fast Food Operations Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Service Managers

Job family population: 208,110

Estimated population of Director Fast Food Operations jobs: 16,428

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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 Fast Food Operations Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Apr 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Compass Group
... operation(s) of Food & Nutrition Services under the direction of the Regional Director of Dining ... Make key decisions effectively and efficiently on an independent basis in a fast paced environment
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for a Director of Operations, Food Service position. * Location : University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. Note: online applications accepted only. If you have a positive attitude and a ...
Clinical Project Manager (Manager, Clinical Operations):
May 19
Deerfield, IL, USA
Sunrise Systems, Inc.
Reports directly to the Director of Global Clinical Operations. • Able to work independently to ... fast paced milestone focused environment. • Has a track record of delivering on commitments.
Preschool Assistant Director
Mar 12
Chicago, IL, USA
Busy Bees Learning School
... fast paced and ever changing early learning environment. "Busy bees are always busy learning ... In addition, he/she is responsible for assisting the director in the operation of the school.
Associate Director, Medical Writing and Clinical Communications
May 1
Bannockburn, United States
AveXis Inc.
Food and Drug Administration, or FDA, has granted AVXS-101 Orphan Drug Designation for the ... Collaborate effectively with Biometrics, Clinical Operations, Clinical Development, Regulatory ...
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