Average Salary in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois Median Salary by Job


Software Engineer
528 profiles

Operations Manager
400 profiles

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
382 profiles

Financial Analyst
345 profiles

Marketing Manager
339 profiles

Account Manager
330 profiles

Executive Assistant
292 profiles

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About Chicago Salaries

Employees in Chicago, Illinois make an average salary of $63,007. 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 $79,960 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: $60,763

The Northern Trust Company

Average Salary: $67,952

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

Average Salary: $75,754

Northwestern University

Average Salary: $60,788

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