Systems Engineer, IT in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Systems Engineer, IT in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $70,979 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Cisco Networking is associated with high pay for this job.

$48,373 - $97,886
(Median)
$48K
$71K
$98K
MEDIAN: $70,978
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$21.53 - $50.68
(Median)
$22
$35
$51
MEDIAN: $34.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,373 - $97,886  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,562  
Profit Sharing
$1,021 - $7,830  
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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$46,554 - $100,878  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 115
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$21.53 - $50.68  
   
Overtime
$53.26  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,562  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,021 - $7,830  
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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$46,554 - $100,878  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Experience Affects Systems Engineer, IT Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%


National Average
$74,000


Skills That Affect Systems Engineer, IT Salaries

Cisco Networking
up arrow 18%

VMware ESX
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 7%

Virtualization
up arrow 6%

Linux
up arrow 6%

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
up arrow 4%

System Administration
up arrow 1%

Network Management / Administration
0%

National Average
$74,000

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 3%

Windows 2003 Server
up arrow 6%

Windows Server 2008 R2
up arrow 12%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 15%

Apache / Apache HTTP Server
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
medical benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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