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Employment Assistant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$48,270 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Employment Assistant is $48,270 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Employment Assistant is between $35,700 and $58,732. 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

  • Interviews and screens applicants for employment and processes application forms.
  • Interviews applicants to obtain information, such as work experience, education, training, and occupational interest.
  • Informs applicants of organization's employment policies.
  • Refers qualified applicants for further interviews.
Employment Assistant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

Job family population: 134,570

Estimated population of Employment Assistant jobs: 13,904

Rate of error: 0.9%

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...

Employment Assistant Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Office Assistant Part-Time
May 17
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Express Employment Pros-Rolling Meadows IL
... Assistant . Job Responsibilities: * Performs general clerical duties including handling calls ... Company Description Express Employment Professionals, the nation's 2nd largest, privately held ...
Print Production Assistant - Preflight & Prepress
May 22
Chicago, IL, USA
ARC Document Solutions
Description ARC/RIOT islooking for a Full-time Print Production Assistant - Prepress & Preflight to help us continue to provide the best employment experience for employees; and, continued excellent ...
Receptionist, Administrative Assistant, & Customer Service
Mar 29
Naperville, IL, USA
Express Employment Professionals
... Assistant · 6- Human Resource Associates (Entry Level is OK) · 13- Inside Sales Associates · 12 ... Express Employment Professionals provides employment solutions to job seekers in need of a job that ...
Administrative Assistant (Bilingual English/Spanish preferred)
Mar 26
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Express Employment Professionals / Bloomingdale
Candidates should be able to assist management and all visitors to the company by handling office tasks, providing polite and professional assistance via phone, mail, and e-mail, generally being a ...
Staff Assistant (Volunteer Services) INT
May 22
Wheaton, IL, USA
Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
Lead workdays throughout the District and assist with District events and volunteer programs. Must ... Equal Employment Policy: As an Equal Opportunity Employer, the Forest Preserve District of DuPage ...
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