Average Salary in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois Median Salary by Job

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Software Engineer
529 profiles
$79,787
$60K$106K

Operations Manager
405 profiles
$65,894
$41K$101K

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
391 profiles
$74,615
$50K$111K

Financial Analyst
341 profiles
$58,972
$46K$77K

Marketing Manager
336 profiles
$68,403
$44K$101K

Account Manager
321 profiles
$53,308
$37K$80K

Executive Assistant
285 profiles
$57,804
$40K$76K

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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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