Average Salary in Chicago, Illinois

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Software Engineer
29 profiles

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
29 profiles

Information Technology (IT) Director
23 profiles

Operations Manager
23 profiles

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
23 profiles

Regional Sales Manager
22 profiles

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
22 profiles

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  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
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About Chicago Salaries

Employees in Chicago, Illinois make an average salary of $62,989. 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 $65,507 and $79,879 per year. The most popular industries in Chicago are Financial Services, Consulting, and Education. 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: $60,457

The Northern Trust Company

Average Salary: $67,952

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

Average Salary: $75,754

Northwestern University

Average Salary: $60,641

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