Systems Engineer, IT Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A Systems Engineer, IT in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $70,027 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.

$47,892 - $95,796
(Median)
$48K
$70K
$96K
MEDIAN: $70,027
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,892 - $95,796  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
Profit Sharing
$1,014 - $7,891  
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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$46,746 - $100,276  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 105
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Experience Affects Systems Engineer, IT in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%


National Average
$74,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Skills That Affect Systems Engineer, IT in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Cisco Networking
up arrow 17%

VMware ESX
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 7%

Linux
up arrow 6%

Virtualization
up arrow 4%

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
up arrow 3%

Network Management / Administration
0%

System Administration
0%

National Average
$74,000

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 1%

Windows 2003 Server
up arrow 6%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 98% dental benefits Dental: 95%
vision benefits Vision: 82% employee benefits None: 1%
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