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Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average pay for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Chicago, Illinois is $67,285 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$46,254 - $94,542
(Median)
$46K
$67K
$95K
MEDIAN: $67,285
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$22.30 - $49.32
(Median)
$22
$44
$49
MEDIAN: $44.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,254 - $94,542  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,213  
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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$48,183 - $101,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 80
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.30 - $49.32  
   
Overtime
$33.45 - $69.08  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,213  
   
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).
)
$48,183 - $101,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$69,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

C#
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 1%

C++
0%

National Average
$69,000

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 21%