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Title Search Manager Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$27,417 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Title Search Manager is $27,417 a year and $13 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Title Search Manager is between $24,959 and $31,909. 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 and coordinates activities of persons involved in searching, examining, and recording documents to determine status of property titles and participates in real estate closing procedures: Interviews, screens, hires, trains, promotes, and terminates title department personnel to ensure adequate and efficient operation.
  • Evaluates performance of employees for compliance with establishment policies and procedures, prepares performance appraisals, and makes recommendations concerning promotions, separations, or shifting of staff to enhance and provide more efficient environment.
  • Conducts in-service training operations to advise employees of changes or additions to company policies and to introduce new methods implemented to ensure more efficient operation.
  • Confers with employees and assists in solving problems affecting job performance and establishment policies and procedures.
  • Directs preparation of work assignments and work schedules to establish priorities and to ensure completion of assignments in timely manner.
  • Confers with other managers and supervisors to establish new policies and procedures.
  • Oversees preparation of timesheets and reviews data sent to payroll department.
  • Confers with supervisors and other office personnel on status of abstract orders and discusses inconsistencies and discrepancies affecting production or quality of final documents.
  • Receives and reviews data collected by abstractors and title reports prepared for clarity, completeness, accuracy, and conformance to established procedures.
  • Confers with legal counsel to discuss defects in title, such as outstanding leins or judgments, or to explain delays in title search.
  • May coordinate closing activities and review closing documents to determine accuacy of information and need for additional documents.
  • May perform difficult and involved title searches.
  • May attend closing meeting to oversee signing of document and disbursement of documents and monies held in escrow.
  • May give and receive information related to title searching to other persons involved in real estate transaction.
  • May prepare or direct preperation of periodic reports and complete purchase orders for equipment and supplies.
Title Search Manager Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Job family population: 53,040

Estimated population of Title Search Manager jobs: 1,232

Rate of error: 3.6%

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...

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