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Employment Research & Planning Director Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$123,885 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Employment Research & Planning Director is $123,885 a year and $60 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Employment Research & Planning Director is between $80,659 and $193,835. 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

  • Directs activities of personnel engaged in compiling, analyzing, and presenting data on employment problems, unemployment compensation benefits, and labor market activities: plans and directs research projects and surveys to develop data for administration of federal or state laws governing employment service activities.
  • Directs analysis of statistical data for implementing employment service programs and for supplying information to legislative bodies in revising employment legislation.
  • Confers with government officials, employers, labor leaders, and other parties to disseminate and secure information on employment problems and assist in formulating policies to meet demonstrated needs.
  • Advises legislators on implications of employment and training planning and program activities.
Employment Research & Planning Director Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: General and Operations Managers

Job family population: 2,212,200

Estimated population of Employment Research & Planning Director jobs: 11,791

Rate of error: 0.3%

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 2,705,994 (2018), 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 Research & Planning Director Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Planning and conducting user research, including usability testing, interviews and/or contextual ... Open communication across the company--direct, expert and personal. * A learning ecosystem that ...
Corporate Employment Director
May 8
Oak Brook, IL, USA
Ace Hardware
Research, plan and execute new approaches, policies and procedures to effect continual improvements ... employment. Diversity and Inclusion * Work with Sr. Director regarding company/corporate diversity ...
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