Average Entry-Level Software Engineer with C# Programming Language Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$71,724
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$5,042
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with C# Programming Language skills in Chicago, Illinois is $71,724.
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$51k
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$72k
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$86k
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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, Python and C++ Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL and JavaScript.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $76,167 based on 162 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,898 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,295 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,019.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 38.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (31.8% more) and New York, New York (10.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (4.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (4.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 253 survey responses.
Early Career
64.0%
Mid Career
24.9%
Experienced
7.5%
Late Career
3.6%