A SQL Developer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $74,342 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. A skill in Database Management & Reporting is associated with high pay for this job.

$42,500 - $103,434
$42K
$74K
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MEDIAN: $74,342
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$42,500 - $103,434  
   
Bonus
$99.67 - $12,605  
Profit Sharing
$750  
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$43,277 - $109,663  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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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 SQL Developer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
046
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects SQL Developer Salaries


National Average
$76,000


Skills That Affect SQL Developer Salaries

Database Management & Reporting
up arrow 13%

SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
up arrow 6%

Transact-SQL
up arrow 4%

Microsoft SQL Server
0%

PL/SQL
0%

National Average
$76,000

SQL
up arrow 1%

SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
up arrow 2%

ETL (Extract, transform, load)
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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