$80,376
Avg. Salary
$50.24
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Data Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $50.24 per hour.

The average pay for a Data Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $80,376 per year.

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MEDIAN $50
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$108k
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MEDIAN $80,376
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$0$127K
Salary $63,293 - $108,191
Bonus $1,272 - $8,824
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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$67,647 - $127,755
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 35
Hourly Data $0$76
Hourly Rate $50.24
Overtime $74.58
Annual Data $0$127K
Bonus $1,272 - $8,824
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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$67,647 - $127,755
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Data Engineer

Data engineers typically work in an indoor office setting, and a college degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field is often a minimum requirement for this position. Computer skills, particularly with Linux systems, and three to five years of prior work experience may also be required, and applicants should have knowledge of algorithms, data structures, and performance optimism and experience with processing and interpreting data sets.

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Data Engineer Tasks

  • Develop technical solutions to improve access to data and data usage.
  • Understand data needs and advise company on technological resources.
  • Aggregate and analyze various data sets to provide actionable insight.
  • Develop reports, dashboards, and tools for business-users.

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%

Data Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Data Engineer

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
9%

Skills That Affect Data Engineer Salaries

Python
▲15%

National Average
$85,000

SQL
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None: