Average Entry-Level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with Java Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$68,989
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$4,750
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with Java skills in Chicago, Illinois is $68,989.
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$51k
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$69k
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$87k
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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

An early career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $81,586 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 50.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (27.6% more) and San Diego, California (12.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Reston, Virginia (13.0% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (0.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Early Career
84.4%
Mid Career
15.6%