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Prize Coordinator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$40,616 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Prize Coordinator is $40,616 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Prize Coordinator is between $30,700 and $48,840. 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

  • Coordinates use of assorted merchandise for prizes on television game shows: verifies receipt and accuracy of manufacturer's contract guaranteeing availability of promised merchandise.
  • Sends contract to network for approval.
  • Prepares and sends details of contract (fact sheet), with mounted pictures of manufacturer's products (flip cards), to production company for approval.
  • Inspects flip cards and display merchandise before show is taped to verify their match with prepared script.
  • Views taping of shows to verify promotional use of merchandise and records each episode's winners.
  • Writes status reports for all merchandise used on shows, including amount of contestants' gratuitous awards and type and retail value of merchandise advertised and won during each episode.
  • Obtains contestants' signatures on contestant prize forms after each show and gives written rules and instructions to winners for receiving and using prizes.
  • Notifies manufacturers, or their representatives, of date taped show will be telecast, including names of winners and prizes awarded.
  • Contacts manufacturers to assist winners in resolving complaints about prizes.
  • May solicit use of manufacturer's product.
  • May assist production company in selecting prizes for each taped episode.
Prize Coordinator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Office Clerks, General

Job family population: 2,967,620

Estimated population of Prize Coordinator jobs: 9,407

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Prize Coordinator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Sales Representative - Sports Fans Wanted!
Mar 20
North Chicago, IL, USA
US Energy Company
... prize incentives · Progression and company growth opportunities · Social networking nights in ... Marketing Coordinator, Marketing Consultant, and Marketing Agent. General Business ...
CRM Assistant - Travel Opportunities #entrylevel
Mar 14
Loop, IL, USA
SL Advertising
Weekly prize incentives Why wait for your next big chance? APPLY NOW. Send in your resume or cover ... coordinator, cashier, medical sales, distribution, financial, manager, sports, entertainment ...
Apr 27
Aurora, IL, USA
Capital Energy Group
... prize incentives · Progression and company growth opportunities · Social networking nights in ... coordinator, cashier, medical sales, distribution, financial, manager, sports, entertainment ...
Project Manager - Engineer
Mar 8
Plainfield, IL, USA
SPEC Engineering
... and coordinating with all involved contractors and departments? * Are you a creative Design ... Trust is earned, not given, and your eye is always on the prize - customer satisfaction. If this ...
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