Chief Engineer in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average pay for a Chief Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $95,000 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design, Operations Management, and Project Management.

$50,491 - $169,677
$50K
$90K
$170K
MEDIAN: $90,000
10%
50%
90%

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$33.50 - $45.70
$44
MEDIAN: $43.68
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$0$212K
Salary $50,491 - $169,677
Bonus $10,000
Profit Sharing $7,500
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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$50,043 - $212,381
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data $0$65
Hourly Rate $43.68
Overtime $65.00
Annual Data $0$212K
Bonus $10,000
Profit Sharing $7,500
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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$50,043 - $212,381
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Chief Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Chief Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
59%

Experience Affects Chief Engineer Salaries

▲10%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
$96,000

Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲33%

Project Management
▲13%

Operations Management
▲13%

People Management
▲6%

Systems Engineering
▲5%

National Average
$96,000

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼4%

Maintenance
▼10%

HVAC System Design
▼13%

Plumbing
▼16%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
59%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 13%