A Field Engineer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $62,900 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Office, Systems Troubleshooting, and Microsoft Excel.

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MEDIAN: $62,900
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$34,622 - $96,958  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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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 Field Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
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Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Field Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Field Engineer Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 23%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%

Construction Site Inspection
up arrow 10%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 5%

National Average
$65,000

Computer Hardware Technician
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 95%
vision benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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