Computer Programmer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A Computer Programmer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $62,286 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.

$39,453 - $104,408

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$38,964 - $101,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 57
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Experience Affects Computer Programmer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$63,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Computer Programmer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

JavaScript
up arrow 11%

C#
up arrow 11%

SQL
up arrow 10%

C++
up arrow 8%

.NET
up arrow 7%

National Average
$63,000

Java
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 13%
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