Data Engineer Salary Chicago: Updated 2018 | Built In Chicago
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Director of Analytics
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Data Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$107,839
$10,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$117,839
Total Compensation
Median: $108K
Min: $70K
Max: $145K

How Much Does a Data Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $107,839. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $10,000. The average total compensation for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $117,839. Data Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Data Engineer employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,109
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
130,608
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Data + Analytics Salaries

Marketing Tech, Software
+8
eCommerce, Food
+11
Consumer Web, Fintech

Data Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Data Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Engineer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $115,000 on average.

Data Engineer Salary by gender

The average Data Engineer salary for women is $98,000 and the average Data Engineer salary for men is $115,028.

Data Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $124,950. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $72,000.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Data Analyst $66,628
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
Business Analyst $69,288
Min: $35K
Max: $124K
Senior Data Analyst $89,395
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Business Intelligence Analyst $89,929
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Senior Business Analyst $92,500
Min: $67K
Max: $125K
Business Intelligence Developer $99,000
Min: $74K
Max: $126K
Analytics Manager $102,529
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
Data Engineer $108,086
Min: $70K
Max: $145K
Data Scientist $119,000
Min: $72K
Max: $155K
Business Intelligence Manager $128,333
Min: $115K
Max: $140K
Data Architect $129,524
Min: $103K
Max: $165K
Senior Data Scientist $129,895
Min: $47K
Max: $200K
Director of Analytics $151,222
Min: $115K
Max: $190K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $236,400
Min: $210K
Max: $300K

Skills that affect Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

1
Python
2% have this skill
2
Linux
2% have this skill
3
Java
1% have this skill
4
SQL
1% have this skill
5
Data Architechture
1% have this skill
6
Python
1% have this skill

Recent Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$121,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $121,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$125,500
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,500
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$109,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $109,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$108,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $108,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
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