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Home Economics Specialist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$58,290 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Home Economics Specialist is $58,290 a year and $28 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Home Economics Specialist is between $42,636 and $71,337. 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

  • Instructs extension workers and develops specialized service activities in area of agriculture or home economics: plans, develops, organizes, and evaluates training programs in subjects, such as home management, horticulture, and consumer information.
  • Prepares leaflets, pamphlets, and other material for use as training aids.
  • Conducts classes to train extension workers in specialized fields and in teaching techniques.
  • Delivers lectures to commercial and community organizations and over radio and television to promote development of agricultural or domestic skills.
  • Analyzes research data and plans activities to coordinate services with those offered by other departments, agencies, and organizations.
  • May be designated according to field of specialization as agricultural-extension specialist; home economics specialist.
Home Economics Specialist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Farm and Home Management Advisors

Job family population: 8,450

Estimated population of Home Economics Specialist jobs: 1,069

Rate of error: 5.6%

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 2,705,994 (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...

Home Economics Specialist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Apr 30
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