Average Salary in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois Median Hourly Rate by Job


Registered Nurse (RN)
486 profiles

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
251 profiles

Administrative Assistant
251 profiles

Medical Assistant
134 profiles

Customer Service Representative (CSR)
131 profiles

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
125 profiles

105 profiles

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  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
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About Chicago Salaries

Employees in Chicago, Illinois make an average salary of $63,032. As of Q2 2017, the trend in wages is falling with a 0 percent decrease over last quarter. The cost of living is 18.7 percent more expensive than the national average in Chicago. The most popular occupations in Chicago are Operations Manager, Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General), and Software Engineer which pay between $65,894 and $79,787 per year. The most popular industries in Chicago are Financial Services, Consulting, and Software as a Service (SaaS) Development. The most popular employers in Chicago are University of Chicago, The Northern Trust Company, and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC).

Popular Chicago Employers

University of Chicago

Average Salary: $60,494

The Northern Trust Company

Average Salary: $67,500

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC)

Average Salary: $77,600

Northwestern University

Average Salary: $60,882

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