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Harbor Department Manager Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$55,524 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Harbor Department Manager is $55,524 a year and $27 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Harbor Department Manager is between $40,726 and $67,839. 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 of municipal harbor department or port authority: enforces orders, rules, and regulations, concerning use and control of navigable waters, tidelands, and submerged lands within harbor.
  • Authorizes acquisition and maintenance of water craft and erection of facilities for department.
  • Directs assignment of berths and wharves to steamship companies.
  • Negotiates leases for office space and warehouses.
  • Coordinates activities of purchasing, traffic, wharfage, and accounting divisions.
  • Analyzes reports of harbor operations to plan and develop future operations, taking into consideration such factors as economic conditions, tariff changes, and commodity movements.
  • Prepares and submits reports and recommendations to board or authority.
  • Prepares budget and authorizes expenditures within departments.
Harbor Department Manager Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

Job family population: 118,680

Estimated population of Harbor Department Manager jobs: 814

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Harbor Department Manager Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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