Management Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

Management faculty can choose to work at one of 14 management schools in Chicago. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the management academic community in Chicago, and the future trends. Academia in management includes management training at the following levels:

  • Management Certificate
  • Associates degree in Management
  • Bachelors degree in Management
  • Masters degree in Management


Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois Management Employment

Chicago 135,800
Illinois 210,471

Exactly 135,800 of the 198,980 management professionals employed in Illinois, work in Chicago. Between 2006 and 2010, in Chicago, there has been a 16% growth in the number of management professionals. Overall employment in Chicago has also increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois Management employment growth

178,640 197,180 208,860 205,810 198,980
117,400 132,700 137,140 106,180 135,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

Management VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$77,557 $81,329 $85,273 $85,078 $84,354
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Management in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

In Chicago, salaries for management professionals have increased. In 2010 Chicago management professionals earned an average yearly salary of $84,354. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for management professionals in Chicago was $77,557 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Chicago.

Salary percentiles for Management professionals in Chicago

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Management professionals in Chicago make a median yearly salary of $76,505. The 10% of management professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,517 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $118,206 per year.

Average Salaries for Management professionals and related professions in Chicago

Restaurant Management
Hotel Management
Property Management
Health Information Management
Construction Management
Risk Management
Project Management
Educational Leadership
Business Administration
Sports Management
International Business
Healthcare Management
Business Management
Small Business

On average management professionals in Chicago earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Chicago.

Educational Trends

Management schools in Chicago


Many of Chicago's management professionals are graduates of one of the 14 accredited management schools in the city.

Management Programs Offered In Chicago


Chicago's management schools offer 22 management degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Management Degrees In Chicago


Approximately 463 students completed management courses in 2010.

Management Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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