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Chicago, IL Employment Information

Chicago, Illinois Overview

America's third most populous city has over two million residents, with seven million residents in the major metropolitan area. Chicago is home to two international airports and serves as a global business center. Chicago is home to a stock exchange, a mercantile exchange and houses Chase Bank's retail headquarters, making it a worldwide financial hub. Chicago's reputation includes a diverse population of multiple ethnic groups, a brisk and windy weather outlook and a considerable amount of theater entertainment and culture. The city also boasts a large public transportation system.

The cost of living in Chicago is 0.6 percent below the national average. In recent years, Chicago has seen a slight decline in its number of residents, with 5,410 people leaving in 2013. The median household income is $60,334, which is considerably higher than the national median of $51,017. The median price of a home is $192,700, which saw an 8.7 percent increase in 2013, after a dip of over 10 percent in 2011. The Chicago area features three major forms of public transportation, meaning that transportation costs, on average, are quite low for city-dwellers, which is good news for those searching for jobs in Chicago.

Chicago Job Opportunities

According to Chicago Business, the four top employers for Chicago, IL jobs are within the government, with the top spot belonging to the U.S. Government, which employs almost 50,000 Chicago residents. Advocate Health Care, coming in at fifth on the list, provides 18,512 Chicago jobs after experiencing a 10.8 percent growth.

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Chicago Employment Trends

As of July 2014, Forbes reports that Chicago has a 7.4 percent unemployment rate, and that its 2013 job growth was 1.5 percent. Forbes ranks Chicago as number 107 on their list of Best Places for Business and Careers.

Collectively, business and financial services industries employ over one million people in Chicago. The Chicago healthcare industry employs 535,000 people in 91 hospitals, private offices and medical education. Chicago also has 405,000 people working in the manufacturing industry, with an uptick in environmentally friendly building and technology-based manufacturing. Chicago is also home to several major universities, including the University of Chicago, Chicago State University and Loyola University Chicago. Take advantage of this large number and look for education jobs in Chicago. Find Chicago jobs across a wide variety of industries to find the best fit.


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Chicago, IL
The Imaging Associate is a member of the Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include using imaging equipment, applying quality assurance procedures, and uploading image files. Job Responsibilities: Prepare documents to be scanned. Convert hardcopy documents to electronic images using continuous form, sheet-fed, and thermal imaging ...
Chicago, IL
Part Time Orthodontist Opportunity! This is a great Opportunity for an Orthodontist to join a great private orthodontic practice in the Chicago Metro. This is a huge opportunity to join a busy, fee for service & Ins. practice with room to grow to full time. Offering: Advanced Dental Technology, State of the Art. Digital etc. Partnership Equity stake for the right person Focus on being a great...
Chicago, IL
Production Manager About the position: We are retained by our client, a leader in the confectionary industry, who is seeking a Production Manager in the Chicago area. This position will provide day to day supervision and directions for the production employees. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a team and create a dynamic production environment. In addition to the daily supervision of the...
Chicago, IL
Position ID:33943 Min Education Desired:High School Diploma or equivalent Travel Percentage:0% Relocation:No Job Summary:Job Summary With direct supervision, this position receives incoming phone calls and makes outbound calls related to Bill Review. Researches the questions and responds to the callers needs in a timely manner. Performs limited medical bill research, analysis, and escalation ...
Chicago, IL
ServiceMaster is committed to Diversity and Inclusion. We encourage diverse candidates to apply to this position. An Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer – AA/EOE/M/F/D/V “I do more than clean houses. I’m committed to making a difference.” At Merry Maids®, our Teammates do so much more than clean clients’ homes. They build trust and confidence with our clients. If you’re passionate a...
Chicago, IL
Are you a Manufacturing Engineer with medical device experience? My client, a global specialty medical device delivery company in the Greater Chicago area is now hiring for a Process Engineer. This role will be a minimum 6 month contract with strong possibility for extension and/or direct hire, and will pay between $50 and $70 per hour depending on experience. Within the scope of this project, th...
Chicago, IL
The main duties of the position are as follows: • Advance the quantitative research agenda in areas concerned with alpha models, portfolio construction and risk management • Work closely with the investment team to develop models for identifying and evaluating investment opportunities and as well hedging strategies • Perform ad hoc quantitative analysis...
Ice Mountain Water-Route Sales Delivery Driver Location: Chicago, IL Compensation: $16.48 per hour (overtime eligibility) Schedule/ Hours: Monday through Friday + occasional Saturdays (approximately 1 per month) 6am start time until the daily delivery workload is completed Are you seeking a local delivery driving position that offers you nights and most weekends off? Look no further! Do you e...
Chicago, IL
Manpower is currently hiring an Applications Support Analyst for one of our clients in Chicago, IL! Job Responsibilities: • Completes assignments involving presentations MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. • Able to create presentations for senior management using all aspects of MS Office. Requirements: • Bachelors degree required • 1-3 years experience in similar role Contract Length: 6 month ...
Quality Engineer Our client has an immediate availability for a Quality Engineer to assist the Director of Quality assurance. This is a permanent position. Requirements : Bachelor's degree Quality Engineering Experience: 3-5 years Experience with: ISO 9001 TS-16949 (asset) AS9100 (asset) Knowledge of GANA and ANSI standards Working experience implementing Six Sigma methodologies Knowle...
Chicago, IL
Description: The Optum One Analytics Trainer provides training services to external clients during and after the implementation of the Optum One Platform. This role is responsible for training and educating users of the Optum One platform. This role is responsible for training on all of the available Optum One modules. This role works closely with the client implementation team both remotely and ...
Chicago, IL
Job ID EPMPS-10041527 Emerson Company Fisher Country United States State/Province Illinois City Chicago Publish Start Date Aug 14 2014 Job Level None Specified Job Description Position Summary: The Field Project Lead Technician has responsibility for the planning, scoping, leading the execution of assigned outage/turnaround, and maintenance projects. Essential Job Functions: Customer an...
Chicago, IL
The Experis Financial Institution Business Services Center of Expertise/Practice (Experis FSI COE/Practice) is seeking highly qualified professionals with experience in Audit/Risk Assessment for upcoming projects with our clients. Consultants at Experis are the driving force for our success and are responsible for delivering service on assigned client engagements within their unique area of exper...
Company Confidential Chicago, IL
A successful discount retail chain plans to have opportunities for STORE MANAGERS in the CHICAGO market. This is a career opportunity with a company that recognizes talent and rewards performance. If you have at least 5 years of store management experience then this is the job you have been looking for. As a STORE MANAGER you will be reporting directly to the DISTRICT MANAGER. Qualified candidate...
Chicago, IL
Summary Our client's Capital Markets Compliance is the compliance function established by Legal, Corporate and Compliance. This is a technology related role within Compliance, and it will serve as liaison between Compliance and Technology. It will also provide administration support of the various Compliance Systems and Applications, and will assist the Vice President in providing critical data v...
Chicago, IL
Class A CDL Tank Truck Driver At K-Limited, we are committed to hiring and training drivers to be the best on the road. And, in turn, we provide them with the pay and perks to reward their performance. COMPETITIVE COMPENSATION: K-Limited drivers are the best on the road… and we compensate them accordingly · Excellent, percentage-based pay structure · Convenient weekly pay for company drivers ...
Chicago, IL
Search 100's of our Sales jobs at: Now, here's what we need in this job... Our client is only considering Chicagoland applicants. They are HUGE - $20+ Billion in Sales and they employ 50K+ around the world. Required: You must have experience selling SaaS solutions (Software As A Service) You must have sold at the Enterprise Level Minimum of...
Chicago, IL
Manpower is currently recruiting for a Survey Collector position for a large package handling client in Chicago, IL! Job Responsibilities: • The Survey Collector will be assigned at a pre-identified business to collect as many surveys as possible from customers that are picking up a package. • There will be a minimum requirement of surveys collected during the assignment. • This position will ...
Company Confidential CHICAGO, IL
Nationally syndicated TV show looking to hire production assistants in Chicago. Must be able to book real people and work well in a fast-paced environment. Talk or Court TV experience a plus. Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance available. Please reply via email or fax cover letter and resume to 866-448-4140....
Chicago, IL
Victaulic, the global leader in mechanical pipe joining innovations, has the most tenured, largest and best-trained sales team in the industry. We continue to add high-powered sales representatives to our organization, and help them build a successful career with an industry leader. The Fire Protection Specialist covers a broad territory with a focus on developing business for the company's engin...

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