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Medical Director Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$304,862 (USD)

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Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Director is $304,862 a year and $147 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Director is between $204,694 and $392,020. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Director. 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, plans, and coordinates activities of employees engaged in medical services.
  • Advises Hospital Administrator on matters related to medical services.
  • Requires extensive experience as a medical doctor.
Medical Director Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Medical and Health Services Managers

Job family population: 346,980

Estimated population of Medical Director jobs: 7,842

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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 2,705,994 (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...

Medical Director Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Medical Director in Chicago, IL Job
May 28
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Samuel Contract Staffing LLC
Medical Director (Pathologist) Needed in Chicago, ILWe work with a plasma donation center in Chicago, IL. We have an open position for a Medical Director (Pathologist) to join us 4 hours a week.No ...
Medical Director in Bolingbrook, IL Job
May 28
Bolingbrook, Illinois, USA
Samuel Contract Staffing LLC
Medical Director Needed in Bolingbrook, ILWe work with a plasma donation center in Bolingbrook, IL. We have an open position for a Medical Director (MD or DO) to join us 4 hours a week. No specialty ...
Executive, Senior Medical Director of Clinical Operations (Remote)
Apr 18
Chicago, IL, USA
Sound Physicians
Our unique approach includes both remote advisory services and the option for an on-site medical director of advisory services. In addition to case reviews, Sound?s physician advisors focus on ...
Emergency Medicine, Associate Medical Director
May 14
Kankakee, IL, USA
Envision Physician Services - Midwest RSC
EPMG/Envision Physician Services is seeking an Associate Medical Director to join our team in Kankakee, IL Envision Physician Services is a dynamic, physician-led organization which has been offering ...
Director, Surgical Services, Nursing Admin., St. Mary Hospital (SMEMC), Chicago
Jun 7
Chicago, United States
Presence Health
... Medical Center is a magnet designated 500-bed, two campus teaching hospital located in the heart of ... The Director of Surgical Services, provides strategic leadership for surgical services with a ...
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