Average Engineering Intern Hourly Pay in Chicago, Illinois

$15.26
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The average hourly pay for an Engineering Intern in Chicago, Illinois is $15.26.
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$11.79
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$15.26
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$22.05
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MEDIAN $15.26
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $22
Total Pay
$24,690 - $46,364

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Job Description for Engineering Intern

Engineering Intern Tasks
  • Perform limited data collection and analysis, including modeling.
  • Run tests and validity checks on data, equipment, or software.
  • Clean, move, and maintain equipment and supplies.
  • Assist team with administrative tasks and project documentation.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Engineering Intern. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Engineering Intern
Electrical Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Engineering Intern

Skills in Engineering Design, Microsoft Office and Computer Aided Design (CAD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Engineering Intern

An entry-level Engineering Intern with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.10 based on 22 salaries. An early career Engineering Intern with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.00 based on 18 salaries.
Employees with Engineering Intern in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 65.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (28.8% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (27.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 40 survey responses.
Entry Level
55.0%
Early Career
45.0%