Meteorologist Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

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Nexstar Media Group Inc. - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
NewsNation is looking for a television producer and meteorologist responsible for the preparation of national weather segments and associated high-end computer weather graphics....
9 days ago
Fox Corporation - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
JOB DESCRIPTION WFLD is seeking an experienced Chief Meteorologist. This position is responsible for the daily operations of the weather department by performing the following duties....
30+ days ago
Nexstar - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
WGN-TV is searching for a meteorologist on a per diem and vacation relief basis....
60+ days ago
Nexstar - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
NewsNation is looking for a television producer and meteorologist responsible for the preparation of national weather segments and associated high-end computer weather graphics....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Des Plaines, IL

Moving to Des Plaines, IL? Find some basic demographic data about Des Plaines, IL below.


89,789
3,073
Medium/Lg

Meteorologist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Weather & Meteorology - A Basic Understanding
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The Science of Extreme Weather
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Weather Observing & Meteorological Observation Encoding
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Salary for Meteorologist Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

This is the average annual salary for Meteorologist jobs in Des Plaines, IL as reported by the BLS.

$69,820

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Highest Education Level

Meteorologists in Des Plaines, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (61.3%)
  • Master's Degree (15.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.2%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (4.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.1%)
  • Some High School (1.1%)
  • Some College (1.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Meteorologists in Des Plaines, IL
  • None (28.6%)
  • 1-2 years (25.0%)
  • Less than 1 year (25.0%)
  • 2-4 years (10.7%)
  • 4-6 years (7.1%)
  • 6-8 years (3.6%)

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