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Vice President Research Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$242,200 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Vice President Research is $242,200 a year and $116 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Vice President Research is between $163,852 and $307,501. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Vice President Research. 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, plans, and controls the operational research program, utilizing engineering and scientific research methods for improvement, cost reduction, and/or optimization of the performance of the organization.
  • Plans, develops, and establishes policies, procedures, and objectives of the organization's research operations functions in accordance with organization's objectives.
Vice President Research Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Architectural and Engineering Managers

Job family population: 179,990

Estimated population of Vice President Research jobs: 2,415

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Vice President Research Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Vice President of Engineering
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Industrial Automation Manufacturing
The Vice President of Engineering will serve as an executive member of the management team ... and approves research and development of product design for current markets or to develop new ...
VP, Fundraising & Communications
Apr 8
Chicago, IL, USA
Carole Robertson Center for Learning
This includes the identification, research, cultivation, solicitation and management of corporate ... The Vice President, Fundraising and Communications works cross-functionally with other key staff to ...
May 10
Evanston, IL, USA
Mather LifeWays
The Assistant Vice President, Talent Acquisition will be responsible for sourcing, conducting ... Through applied research, community initiatives and senior living, our exceptional team touches ...
VP, Marketing
Apr 27
Chicago, IL, USA
The Pictsweet Company
Pictsweet's VP of Marketing is responsible for building the brand's equity and achieving the brand ... research, pricing strategies, alternative marketing models, and social/mobile marketing. * Strong ...
Vice President of National Sales (Food Services / Remote)
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Client of Alternative Recruiting
With more than 400 employees nationwide, they have their own professional R&D lab with proprietary ... We have been retained to assist the company in hiring a Vice President of National Sales. In this ...
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