Average Late-Career Software Engineer with C# Programming Language Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$90,019
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$5,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Software Engineer with C# Programming Language skills in Chicago, Illinois is $90,019.
25%
$85k
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$90k
75%
$140k
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$85k - $140k
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Total Pay
$87k - $163k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in SQL, .NET, C++ Programming Language, Java and Linux are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,428 based on 20 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,167 based on 162 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,490 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,833 based on 20 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 45.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (34.9% more) and Denver, Colorado (26.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 266 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.5%
Early Career
60.9%
Mid Career
24.1%
Experienced
7.5%