Data Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$116,356
$13,556
Additional Cash Compensation
$129,912
Total Compensation
Median: 115500
Min: $65K
Max: $182K

How Much Does a Data Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $116,356. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $13,556. The average total compensation for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $129,912. Data Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Data Engineer employees in Chicago.

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Data Engineer jobs in Chicago

Engineering Manager Machine Learning Operations

Chicago
58 minutes ago
+51
Why project44? Our mission is to usher in a new era of trust and predictability to transportation and logistics, but there’s still a lot of work to be done. The industry is massive, as is the opportunity. We’re looking for bright, ambitious individuals to join our growing global team and help us enable a more productive and successful world. We’re changing the way the world ships, and we’re looking for you to help us get there!   Description pro

Private Equity Data Model Technology Advisor

Chicago
1 day ago
+47
West Monroe is currently seeking a Senior Consultant with Commercial Lending and Consulting expertise in the Financial Services industry to join our Chicago Practice. As many banks who have survived the worst of the financial crisis look to position themselves for growth and prosperity in a new banking landscape, there are many exciting opportunities to work with new and existing Clients on strategy, transformation, and delivery engagements. With consolidation, regulation, technology advances and significant market-level change, this role is well positioned for engagements spanning business, technology, and management consulting services. The role will involve applying personal and corporate knowledge and experience to tailor solutions and build partnerships helping our Clients gain competitive advantage in their markets. You will help business and technology executives solve key problems within the financial services industry, mentor junior consultants, while building the practice and your career at one of the best places to work in Chicago.

Data Engineer

Chicago
3 days ago
+48
Turn it up to 11 as a Data Engineer!  Do you want to solve some of the biggest challenges facing companies today using data and analytics?  Do you want the opportunity to work with a team of incredibly intelligent, fun-loving, and collaborative individuals?  Are you looking to grow and develop your skills across a variety of technologies and tools?  If you answered yes to any of those questions, then Inspire11 could be a great fit for you!  We

Data Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+58
77 West Wacker Dr (35012), United States of America, Chicago, Illinois Data Engineer Do you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive, and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We are seeking Data Engineers who

Data Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+32
Description Company: Oak Street Health Title: Data Engineer Location: Downtown Chicago (30 W. Monroe St.) Oak Street Health is a rapidly growing, innovative company of community-based healthcare centers delivering higher quality health and wellness care that improves outcomes, manages medical costs and provides an unmatched experience for adults on Medicare in medically underserved communities. By providing holistic, comprehensive and

Data Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+51
Why project44?   Our mission is to usher in a new era of trust and predictability to transportation and logistics, but there’s still a lot of work to be done. The industry is massive, as is the opportunity. We’re looking for bright, ambitious individuals to join our growing global team and help us enable a more productive and successful world. We’re changing the way the world ships, and we’re looking for you to help us get there!    About the

Data Engineer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+16
Your role in helping us shape the future:Join our dynamic and innovative team of Data Management professionals who specialize in designing and delivering solutions to enable big data analytics which support the growth and performance of our inflight connected experience under Intelsat's Commercial Aviation (Gogo) division.You will play a vital role in designing and developing data solutions that enable seamless integration and flow of data into

Data Engineering Technology Lead

Chicago
1 day ago
+47
Every day our clients rely on us to help them tackle their greatest challenges, by strategically deploying technology through a business-focused and industry-specific lens. We bring together both the right knowledge and the right approach, so that they can capitalize on opportunities and deliver real results. That takes the right team. And that’s where you come in.

Senior Data Engineer I

Chicago
2 days ago
+49
SMS Assist SummaryAt SMS Assist, we're not just in the business of fixing properties-we're fixing an entire industry. Typically, facilities maintenance is tough work-both in the nature of the job (plumbing, HVAC, snow removal) and the lack of clarity throughout the experience. We decided a better way wasn't only possible, but essential. Through our award-winning technology platform, built and powered by SMSers, we connect local contractors to our

Senior Big Data Engineer

Chicago
3 days ago
+57
Integral Ad Science (IAS) is a global technology and data company that builds verification, optimization, and analytics solutions for the advertising industry and we’re looking for a Senior Big Data Engineer to join our team. If you are excited by technology that has the power to handle hundreds of thousands of transactions per second; collect tens of billions of events each day; and evaluate thousands of data-points in real-time all while

Lead Data Engineer

Chicago
4 days ago
+63
At Pareto Intelligence, what you do has an impact on millions and works to better Healthcare. You’ll do this in one of the fastest growing companies in the Healthcare Analytics space, with a culture that promotes innovation, curiosity, inclusivity, and an impact on the community. Pareto provides data analytics support to its parent company – Convey Health Solutions – a specialized technology and services company in the Healthcare space. Convey is

Data Engineering Managing Consultant

Chicago
1 week ago
+52
Provide data and analytics solutions to clients Learn and work with cutting-edge technologies. Gain knowledge about industries such as; healthcare, retail, insurance, manufacturing, etc. Lead teams to design and architect robust data and analytical solutions for our clients. Work directly with clients to understand and document their business needs and technology requirements. Design, code and test data-centric solutions for clients. Be involved from the beginning to the end of the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Mentor and help grow the careers of others. Assist in the sales process and help develop new business. Contribute significantly to the growth of Aptitive and our clients.

Data Engineer Salary ranges

The two most common Data Engineer salary ranges in Chicago are $100k - $110k and $120k - $130k.

Average Data Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $120,333 on average.

Data Engineer Salary by gender

The average Data Engineer salary for women is $106,751 and the average Data Engineer salary for men is $112,924.

Data Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $128,333. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $84,875.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $58,197
Min: $25K
Max: $85K
Data Analyst $74,631
Min: $45K
Max: $150K
Business Analyst $76,730
Min: $39K
Max: $180K
Junior Business Analyst $77,337
Min: $65K
Max: $90K
Junior Data Scientist $90,200
Min: $70K
Max: $115K
Business Intelligence Analyst $90,459
Min: $61K
Max: $150K
Senior Data Analyst $91,768
Min: $68K
Max: $155K
Senior Business Analyst $96,655
Min: $70K
Max: $150K
Business Intelligence Developer $99,030
Min: $70K
Max: $130K
Data Scientist $109,664
Min: $68K
Max: $188K
Data Engineer $116,356
Min: $65K
Max: $182K
Analytics Manager $119,200
Min: $70K
Max: $225K
Business Intelligence Manager $127,227
Min: $100K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Engineer $134,320
Min: $80K
Max: $162K
Database Administrator $137,000
Min: $80K
Max: $200K
Senior Data Scientist $141,556
Min: $91K
Max: $215K
Data Architect $152,227
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Director of Analytics $164,627
Min: $105K
Max: $260K
Data Engineering Manager $168,406
Min: $110K
Max: $221K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $221,625
Min: $157K
Max: $325K

Skills that affect Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

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Recruitment
1% have this skill
2
SQL
1% have this skill
3
Amazon Web Services
1% have this skill
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Full Cycle Recruiting
1% have this skill
5
Onboarding
1% have this skill
6
Talent Strategy
1% have this skill

Recent Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

$104,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $104,000 with +$8,300 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$104,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $104,000 with +$8,300 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$14,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$182,200
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $182,200
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $105,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$162,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer IV reported a yearly salary of $162,000 with +$24,300 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $175,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Consultant reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Consultant reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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