Average C++ Software Engineer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

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The average salary for a C++ Software Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $97,436.
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Employees with C++ Software Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 5.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (2.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Colorado Springs, Colorado (31.8% less), Atlanta, Georgia (30.5% less) and Seattle, Washington (19.2% less).