An Actuary in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $95,005 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Pricing, Financial Modeling, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis.

$50,223 - $138,086
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MEDIAN: $95,005
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$50,223 - $138,086  
   
Bonus
$2,483 - $25,168  
Profit Sharing
$5,500  
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$50,223 - $157,812  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Actuary

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
045
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Actuary Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 34%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$101,000


Skills That Affect Actuary Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%

Pricing
up arrow 12%

Financial Modeling
up arrow 12%

Data Analysis
up arrow 11%

National Average
$101,000

Financial Analysis
up arrow 3%

SAS
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None:
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