Average Salary in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois Median Profit Sharing by Job

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Software Engineer
29 profiles
$2,409

Operations Manager
28 profiles
$2,500

Regional Sales Manager
23 profiles
$3,052

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
22 profiles
$10,113

Financial Analyst
22 profiles
$2,945

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
22 profiles
$3,750

Information Technology (IT) Director
21 profiles
$6,878

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  • Updated: 22 Jul 2017
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About Chicago Salaries

Employees in Chicago, Illinois make an average salary of $62,538. As of Q1 2017, the trend in wages is up 0.6 percent. The cost of living is 18.7 percent more expensive than the national average in Chicago. The most popular occupations in Chicago are Financial Analyst, Operations Manager, and Software Engineer which pay between $59,058 and $79,165 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: $59,483

The Northern Trust Company

Average Salary: $71,132

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

Average Salary: $77,004

Northwestern University

Average Salary: $59,888

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