Computer Programmer in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Computer Programmer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $62,585 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C# and JavaScript. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$39,149 - $103,691
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$39K
$63K
$100K
MEDIAN: $62,584
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$0.00 - $10,000  
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$38,786 - $101,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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Experience Affects Computer Programmer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$63,000


Skills That Affect Computer Programmer Salaries

C#
up arrow 11%

JavaScript
up arrow 10%

C++
up arrow 8%

.NET
up arrow 7%

National Average
$63,000

SQL
up arrow 2%

Java
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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