Average Salary in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois Median Hourly Rate by Job


Registered Nurse (RN)
501 profiles

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
272 profiles

Administrative Assistant
255 profiles

Customer Service Representative (CSR)
139 profiles

Medical Assistant
133 profiles

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
123 profiles

102 profiles

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About Chicago Salaries

Employees in Chicago, Illinois make an average salary of $62,851. As of Q2 2017, the trend in wages is falling with a 0 percent decrease over last quarter. The cost of living is 18.7 percent more expensive than the national average in Chicago. The most popular occupations in Chicago are Operations Manager, Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General), and Software Engineer which pay between $65,894 and $79,214 per year. The most popular industries in Chicago are Financial Services, Consulting, and Education. The most popular employers in Chicago are University of Chicago, The Northern Trust Company, and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC).

Popular Chicago Employers

University of Chicago

Average Salary: $60,457

The Northern Trust Company

Average Salary: $68,679

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC)

Average Salary: $76,625

United Airlines, Inc.

Average Salary: $73,407

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