Average Salary in Chicago, Illinois

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Software Engineer
1006 profiles

Operations Manager
725 profiles

Account Manager
662 profiles

Financial Analyst
634 profiles


Marketing Manager
583 profiles


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  • Updated: 14 Apr 2018
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About Chicago Salaries

Employees in Chicago, Illinois make an average salary of $62,669. As of Q1 2018, the trend in wages is rising with a 0.9 percent increase over last quarter. The cost of living is 23.4 percent more expensive than the national average in Chicago. The most popular occupations in Chicago are Account Manager, Operations Manager, and Software Engineer which pay between $52,858 and $78,941 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: $59,643

The Northern Trust Company

Average Salary: $71,256

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

Average Salary: $76,777


Average Salary: $85,982

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