How much does a Meeting/Event Manager make in Illinois? The average Meeting/Event Manager salary in Illinois is $108,527 as of February 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $96,010 and $122,797. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Meeting/Event Manager

Meeting/Event Manager manages and oversees the planning of live or virtual meetings and events for an organization. Defines the strategy and tactics to achieve the event objectives. Being a Meeting/Event Manager directs research of event venues. Develops a vendor network and negotiates contracts for catering and other event support services. Additionally, Meeting/Event Manager manages pre-event activities and post-event evaluations. Monitors and controls event budgets and prepares periodic management reports. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Meeting/Event Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Meeting/Event Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Cicero, IL Avg. Salary $111,475 Date Updated February 27, 2023
Location Mount Prospect, IL Avg. Salary $111,094 Date Updated February 27, 2023
Location Abingdon, IL Avg. Salary $100,223 Date Updated February 27, 2023
Location Adair, IL Avg. Salary $101,436 Date Updated February 27, 2023
Location Addieville, IL Avg. Salary $103,201 Date Updated February 27, 2023
Location Addison, IL Avg. Salary $111,094 Date Updated February 27, 2023
Location Akin, IL Avg. Salary $99,245 Date Updated February 27, 2023
Location Albany, IL Avg. Salary $98,505 Date Updated February 27, 2023
Location Albers, IL Avg. Salary $103,201 Date Updated February 27, 2023
Location Albion, IL Avg. Salary $97,041 Date Updated February 27, 2023

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