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Manager Theatrical Production Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$68,912 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Manager Theatrical Production is $68,912 a year and $33 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Manager Theatrical Production is between $49,705 and $84,828. 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

  • Travels with and manages business affairs of theatrical company on tour: completes various arrangements, such as contracting union agreements, hiring stage hands, and procuring legal permits for performance.
  • Approves budgetary items for advertising and promotional purposes.
  • Audits box-office receipts and files accounting statements according to legal requirements.
  • May compile payroll records and distribute paychecks.
  • When coordinating business affairs of first touring company on road, may be designated company manager.
  • When managing second and third road show companies, may be designated road manager.
Manager Theatrical Production Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Job family population: 611,800

Estimated population of Manager Theatrical Production jobs: 59,852

Rate of error: 0.4%

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 2,716,450 (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 Theatrical Production Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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