Average Entry-Level Software Engineer with .NET Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$70,599
Avg. Salary
$4,848
Bonus
$2,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with .NET skills in Chicago, Illinois is $70,599.
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$50k
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$71k
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$83k
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$50k - $83k
Bonus
$103 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$52k - $84k
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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, Python, C++ Programming Language and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $75,251 based on 105 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,069 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,295 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $104,500.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (23.2% more) and New York, New York (12.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (17.2% less) and Kansas City, Missouri (8.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 177 survey responses.
Early Career
59.3%
Mid Career
26.0%
Experienced
10.2%
Late Career
4.5%