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Hotel Operations General Manager Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$171,077 (USD)

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Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hotel Operations General Manager is $171,077 a year and $82 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Hotel Operations General Manager is between $117,477 and $213,722. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Hotel Operations General Manager. 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 all aspects and daily operations of a hotel to ensure efficient and profitable operation.
  • Establishes standards for personnel administration and performance, service to patrons, room rates, advertising, publicity, credit, food selection and service, and type of patronage to be solicited.
  • Delegates authority and assigns responsibilities to department heads.
Hotel Operations General Manager Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Lodging Managers

Job family population: 36,610

Estimated population of Hotel Operations General Manager jobs: 8,238

Rate of error: 2.4%

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...

Hotel Operations General Manager Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Hotel General Manager
Mar 26
Chicago, IL, USA
American Cruise Lines
As General Manager, you will lead the hotel and food service teams, while ensuring our guests are ... Your primary duties include overseeing the day-to-day hotel operations and onboard food services ...
Executive Director / Director Of Operations / General Manager - Atria CSH Highland Park
Apr 15
Highland Park, USA
Atria Senior Living
... Operations manager, General Manager, GM, Operations Manager, Assisted Living Director, Director of ... Hotel, Resort, Country Club, Senior Care, Train, Supervise, Manage, NOI, Implement, Budget ...
Quick Casual Restaurant General Manager
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
Patrice and Associates
Overall accountability for the operation of a single restaurant and ensuring desired restaurant ... hotels.
ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER @ Alexian Rehabilitation Hospital 1
May 21
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for an ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER position. * Location : 955 Beisner Road. Elk ... hotels, corporate dining, education, military, health care, and/or related food service operations.
General Manager
May 7
Rosemont, IL, USA
Gecko Hospitality
The General Manager will oversee the day-to-day operations of the restaurant including sales ... restaurant jobs, hotel jobs, resort jobs and club management jobs online. Our specialized ...
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