Average Mid-Career Software Engineer with JavaScript Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$95,011
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$5,500
Bonus
$2,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Software Engineer with JavaScript skills in Chicago, Illinois is $95,011.
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$74k
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$119k
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$74k - $119k
Bonus
$1k - $13k
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$74k - $127k
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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineers?

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 $71,128 based on 52 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,107 based on 412 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,489 based on 22 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 42.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (24.1% more) and New York, New York (20.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (5.2% less) and Denver, Colorado (4.8% less).

Years of Experience

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Entry Level
10.7%
Early Career
84.8%
Experienced
4.5%