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Manager Labor Relations Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$143,854 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Manager Labor Relations is $143,854 a year and $69 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Manager Labor Relations is between $99,515 and $179,128. 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 labor-management relations program of organization.
  • Analyzes collective bargaining agreement to develop interpretation of intent, spirit, and terms of contract.
  • Advises management and labor/union officials in development, application, and interpretation of labor relations policies and practices, according to policy formulated by upper management.
Manager Labor Relations Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Human Resources Managers

Job family population: 136,310

Estimated population of Manager Labor Relations jobs: 3,436

Rate of error: 0.6%

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...

Manager Labor Relations Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Regional Employee Relations Manager
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc.
Universal is seeking a highly motivated Regional Employee Relations Manager at our facility located ... In this position, you will be responsible for being accessible to the labor group and assist with ...
Specialist, Employee Relations
Mar 8
Deerfield, IL, USA
Maintains knowledge of federal, state and local EEO and labor laws. * Manages requests or inquiries ... as applicable in relation to the activities and dependencies within the HR functional area(s
Human Resource Manager
May 9
Melrose Park, IL, USA
The Plant Human Resource Manager is directly responsible for the overall administration ... Responsibility for all employee relations and labor relations initiatives. This includes driving an ...
Director, Employee Relations
May 17
Green Oaks, IL, USA
Abbott Laboratories
Manage the employee appeal process to ensure fair/equitable treatment for all employees. ... Some Labor Relations/Industrial Relations and global experience desired * Must be able to work ...
Construction Sr Project Manager
May 19
Chicago, IL, USA
... relations, scheduling, documentation, cost management, and change orders. * Be responsible for the ... labor cost estimates needed for GC to bid upcoming projects. In general, the primary areas of ...
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