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Average Field Service Engineer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$70,872
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,024
Bonus
$1,000
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The average salary for a Field Service Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $70,872.
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$71k
90%
$92k
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What Do Field Service Engineers Do?

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Field Service Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
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What Are Popular Skills for Field Service Engineers?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting, Technical Services, Equipment Maintenance, Electronic Troubleshooting and Systems Troubleshooting.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Field Service Engineers?

An early career Field Service Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,738 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Field Service Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,960 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Field Service Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,935 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $74,786.
Employees with Field Service Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 11.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (3.2% more) and San Diego, California (3.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (1.3% less), Boston, Massachusetts (1.1% less) and Hillsboro, Oregon (0.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 90 survey responses.
Early Career
31.1%
Mid Career
24.4%
Experienced
20.0%
Late Career
24.4%