Design Engineer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

Earnings for Design Engineers in Chicago come in at around $61K annually on average. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$48,083 - $85,775

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$19.37 - $33.94

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$48,083 - $85,775  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,705  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $2,280  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$46,548 - $86,367  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 89
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$19.37 - $33.94  
   
Overtime
$25.25 - $46.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,705  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $2,280  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$46,548 - $86,367  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Experience Affects Design Engineer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 11%

National Average
$61,000


Skills That Affect Design Engineer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 9%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

AutoDesk
0%

National Average
$61,000

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%

SolidWorks
up arrow 1%

Autodesk Inventor
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 2%

Product Development
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 15%
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