Engineering Technician in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average pay for an Engineering Technician in Chicago, Illinois is $23.50 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Systems Troubleshooting and Electronic Troubleshooting. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$44,362 - $64,854
$52K
MEDIAN: $52,495
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$18.60 - $31.79
$19
$24
$32
MEDIAN: $24.01
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$52,495  
   
Bonus
$575  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
Total Pay (?
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$40,448 - $75,978  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$18.60 - $31.79  
   
Overtime
$28.49 - $47.68  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$575  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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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$40,448 - $75,978  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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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 Engineering Technician

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Engineering Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲18%

National Average
$53,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Engineering Technician Salaries

Systems Troubleshooting
▲30%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲21%

Troubleshooting
▲8%

Test Engineering
▲1%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼0%

National Average
$53,000

AutoCAD
▼2%

Design
▼2%

Microsoft Office
▼8%

autodesk autocad
▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼9%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼11%

Microsoft Excel
▼13%

SolidWorks
▼21%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 29%
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