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Software Developer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A Software Developer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $67,650 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$49,175 - $94,475
(Median)
$49K
$68K
$94K
MEDIAN: $67,649
10%
50%
90%

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$16.00 - $75.00
(Median)
$16
$42
$75
MEDIAN: $42.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,175 - $94,475  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,209  
Profit Sharing
$981 - $6,904  
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).
)
$49,105 - $104,175  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 403
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.00 - $75.00  
   
Overtime
$17.45 - $58.73  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,209  
   
Profit Sharing
$981 - $6,904  
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).
)
$49,105 - $104,175  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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Experience Affects Software Developer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%

Experienced
up arrow 29%


National Average
$70,000


Skills That Affect Software Developer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

.NET
up arrow 4%

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 2%

Python
up arrow 1%

PL/SQL
up arrow 1%

C#
0%

National Average
$70,000

C++
up arrow 1%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

Java
up arrow 4%

JavaScript
up arrow 5%

HTML
up arrow 5%

ASP.NET
up arrow 6%

Linux
up arrow 6%

VB.Net
up arrow 8%

PHP
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 11%
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