Software Developer in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Software Developer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $69,216 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$51,390 - $96,408
(Median)
$51K
$69K
$96K
MEDIAN: $69,216
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$18.00 - $67.41
(Median)
$18
$35
$67
MEDIAN: $35.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,390 - $96,408  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,269  
Profit Sharing
$977 - $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).
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$51,483 - $105,714  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 427
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.00 - $67.41  
   
Overtime
$10.07 - $58.21  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,269  
   
Profit Sharing
$977 - $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).
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$51,483 - $105,714  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%

Experienced
up arrow 32%


National Average
$71,000


Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

Ruby on Rails
up arrow 6%

.NET
up arrow 4%

Python
up arrow 4%

SQL
up arrow 1%

Oracle
up arrow 1%

Microsoft SQL Server
0%

C++
0%

National Average
$71,000

C#
up arrow 1%

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

HTML
up arrow 2%

PL/SQL
up arrow 2%

Java
up arrow 3%

ASP.NET
up arrow 4%

Linux
up arrow 5%

PHP
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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