Average Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$81,692
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,943
Bonus
$6,900
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The average salary for a Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $81,692.
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MEDIAN $81,692
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Salary
$60k - $109k
Bonus
$881 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$61k - $125k

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Job Description for Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer

Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer Tasks
  • Research new technologies that will improve efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Implement highly scalable applications.
  • Integrate infrastructure builds with application deployment processes.
  • Analyze, design and evaluate automation scripts and systems.

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Popular Skills for Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer

Skills in Development Operations (DevOps), Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Automation Scripting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Python and Linux.

Pay by Experience Level for Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer

An entry-level Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $72,302 based on 25 salaries. An early career Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,854 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,493 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $106,823 based on 16 salaries.
Employees with Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 50.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (38.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (34.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 144 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.4%
Early Career
46.5%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
11.1%