Senior Software Engineer in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $95,884 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$72,327 - $122,468
(Median)
$72K
$96K
$120K
MEDIAN: $95,883
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50%
90%

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$29.80 - $80.54
(Median)
$30
$56
$81
MEDIAN: $55.00
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$72,327 - $122,468  
   
Bonus
$153.19 - $14,957  
Profit Sharing
$582 - $15,547  
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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$73,902 - $132,053  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 407
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$29.80 - $80.54  
   
Overtime
$20.13 - $60.82  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$153.19 - $14,957  
   
Profit Sharing
$582 - $15,547  
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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$73,902 - $132,053  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries



National Average
$99,000



Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

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SQL
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Python
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Ruby on Rails
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C#
0%

National Average
$99,000

JavaScript
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Microsoft SQL Server
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UNIX
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Java
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.NET
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C++
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ASP.NET
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HTML
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C
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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