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Teacher Selection Specialist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$70,802 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Teacher Selection Specialist is $70,802 a year and $34 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Teacher Selection Specialist is between $50,924 and $87,227. 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

  • Interviews, examines, and evaluates qualifications of applicants for teaching positions in public school system, using guidelines established by school district and state education licensing codes: reviews and evaluates construction of written examinations to ensure that questions meet district's testing standards.
  • Confers with other members of staff in order to coordinate district's teacher recruiting efforts.
  • Reviews transcripts and interviews candidates to ascertain qualifications for positions within district.
  • Corrects and scores essay portions of examinations, utilizing knowledge of teaching methods.
  • Authorizes preparation of paper work assigning teaching candidates to positions.
  • Analyzes reports and statistical data on criteria used to select, examine, and recruit teaching staff to ensure that methods conform to predetermined policies, standards, and codes, and recommends procedure revisions as needed.
  • Informs candidates of employment possibilities within district.
  • May evaluate qualifications of candidates applying for other certificated positions within district.
Teacher Selection Specialist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Postsecondary Teachers, All Other

Job family population: 189,270

Estimated population of Teacher Selection Specialist jobs: 1,826

Rate of error: 3.8%

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...

Teacher Selection Specialist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

ACER Database Specialist
May 16
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University of Illinois at Chicago - Academic Computing and Communications Center (ACCC)
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Clinical Nurse Specialist
May 2
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University of Chicago Medicine
... base in a selected clinical area of nursing. In this position, in addition to being the expert ... Demonstrates clinical competence, effective leadership and excellent teaching skills.
Senior Industrial Automation Specialist
May 17
Woodridge, IL, USA
WESCO Distribution
... by teaching and guiding. • Responsible for opportunity generation and target account planning. ... selection for training including apprenticeship, layoff, or termination.
Early Literacy Interventionist
May 1
Chicago, IL, USA
Children's Literacy Initiative
The children selected to receive these services are lowest achievers who find reading and writing ... Specialist Endorsement * Minimum of 5+ years of successful teaching in grades Pre-K to 3rd ...
Personal Trainer
Mar 7
Palatine, IL, USA
ProActive IT Solutions
... exercise selection, nutritional programming and teaching a fitness lifestyle * Inform clients of ... Health Fitness Specialist * American Council on Exercise (ACE) * Personal Trainer Certification
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