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Top Telecommunications Executive Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$151,931 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Top Telecommunications Executive is $151,931 a year and $73 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Top Telecommunications Executive is between $104,793 and $189,340. 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 telecommunications activities concerned with the planning, acquisition, design, installation, and maintenance of voice, data, and video equipment and systems for an organization.
  • Heads studies to be conducted on existing communications system and equipment, such as present and projected volume of communications, effectiveness and adequacy of system, and estimated equipment replacement and maintenance costs.
  • Oversees engineering studies to obtain data on new equipment and systems developments in communications field and adaptability of equipment to existing system.
Top Telecommunications Executive Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Managers, All Other

Job family population: 430,120

Estimated population of Top Telecommunications Executive jobs: 1,583

Rate of error: 0.6%

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 2,705,994 (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...

Top Telecommunications Executive Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Apr 23
Chicago, IL, USA
Atrium Staffing
4 MOS CONTRACT TO PERM Atrium is filling this EA position for a top rated national Utilities ... initiates telecommunications. • Drafts, develops, proofs and archives executives' reports and ...
Account Executive
May 11
Chicago Ridge, IL, USA
Bluemount Inc.
Professional advancement to management or partnerships for top performers * Pet friendly work ... telecommunication industry. Bluemount intends on becoming the global leader in representing ...
Marketing Assistant - Immediate Pay - Immediate Hire
Apr 23
Chicago, IL, USA
Azure Advertising
Marketing Assistant Duties: - Increasing clients brand awareness - Working with a top performing ... salesman, hotel, safety, executive assistant, summer work, communications, training, human ...
Customer Service Representative #CHICAGO
May 21
Cicero, IL, USA
US Energy Company
... an Executive Director or Human Resource Director position WHY US? · We start all our Customer ... In the past, our top Account Managers have participated in Soccer, Football, Basketball, Lacrosse ...
Team Lead - Hospitality Experience is a PLUS
Mar 20
Chicago, IL, USA
Capital Energy Group
... a top-level sales performer. As part of our sales and customer service team you will be ... exec, major account executive, major account manager, major account rep, major, account ...
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