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Real Estate Development Manager Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$105,575 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Real Estate Development Manager is $105,575 a year and $51 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Real Estate Development Manager is between $73,894 and $131,140. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Real Estate Development 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

  • Manages and coordinates activities and negotiates with representatives of real estate, private enterprise and industrial organizations, and community leaders to acquire or lease real estate.
  • Oversees staff engaged in such activities as determining needs for additional properties and/or space; staff may prepare appraisal reports on available properties, preparing feasibility studies, showing availability and quality of water resources, mineral deposits, electric power, and labor supply.
Real Estate Development Manager Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers

Job family population: 186,720

Estimated population of Real Estate Development Manager jobs: 8,755

Rate of error: 1.2%

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...

Real Estate Development Manager Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Deputy Director and Director of Real Estate Development
Apr 25
Chicago, United States
Chicago Metropolitan Housing Development Corporation
... Real Estate Development with strong managerial, financial and real estate experience to identify ... In addition, the Deputy Director will manage the operations of the organization in the absence of ...
Leasing Consultant
May 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Real Estate Development and Management Company
Fast growing Property Management company has immediate openings for leasing consultants at different locations such as Rogers Park, Lincoln Park, Lakeview, and the Gold Coast. Each position offers ...
Maintenance Engineer - Residential Properties
May 28
Chicago, IL, USA
Real Estate Development and Management Company
... and management matched by our commitment to you. We are currently in need of Maintenance ... With more than 100 years of collaborative experience in the real estate industry, our team is ...
Real Estate Manager
Jun 14
Thorntons LLC
The Real Estate Manager is responsible to locate and secure new sites and build out the assigned ... Provide overall project management for all aspects of the site development process, satisfying ...
Business Development Manager
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Brilliant Management Resources- Chicago
Manager of Business Development Brilliant is an employee-centric and award winning staffing firm ... real estate, nonprofit organizations, software and hospitality, among others. Many of Brilliant ...
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