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Data Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

Median: $84K
Min: $64K
Max: $121K

How Much Does a Data Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $85,789. Data Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Data Engineer employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

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Data Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Data Engineer salary in Chicago is between $70k - $80k.

Average Data Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $91,750 on average.

Data Engineer Salary by gender

The average Data Engineer salary for women is $85,000 and the average Data Engineer salary for men is $87,500.

Data Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $110,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $70,000.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Data Analyst $65,857
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
Business Analyst $68,726
Min: $35K
Max: $124K
Data Engineer $83,889
Min: $64K
Max: $121K
Business Intelligence Analyst $84,083
Min: $60K
Max: $110K
Senior Data Analyst $90,088
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 Scientist $119,000
Min: $72K
Max: $155K
Data Architect $128,529
Min: $103K
Max: $165K
Business Intelligence Manager $130,500
Min: $116K
Max: $140K
Senior Data Scientist $134,500
Min: $97K
Max: $200K
Director of Analytics $153,714
Min: $125K
Max: $190K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $236,400
Min: $210K
Max: $300K

Data + Analytics jobs in Chicago

Lead Data Engineer

2 days ago
As a Lead Data Engineer, here's what we'll be looking for you to bring: Proven track record of Innovation and expertise in Data Engineering. Tenure in coding, architecting and delivering complex projects. Deep understanding and application of modern data processing technology stacks. For example Spark, Hadoop ecosystem technologies, and others.

Data Engineer II - Software

4 days ago
As a Data Engineer, you will build applications and tooling in support of Vivid Seats Data domain. You will help design and build data-oriented applications and services for both internal use and by our productions systems. You will be responsible for extracting data from multiple disparate sources, data cleansing/wrangling, batch processing and streaming of data feeds, and support the data...

Data Engineer II - Platform

4 days ago
As a Data Engineer II, you will ensure the stability and scalability of the Data infrastructure. You will help design, build, and automate build/deployment pipelines, provide data monitoring and metrics for applications and infrastructure in the Data domain, containerize applications, and help plan and execute new data systems. A good candidate will possess a fundamental understanding...

Lead Data Engineer

1 week ago
The Lead Data Engineer, reporting to the VP of Engineering, provides technical, strategic, and operational leadership to the organization. This is an experienced leader with a passion for building compelling customer experiences and a proven ability to grow and lead a team of talented engineers through research, design, development, testing...

IT Data Engineer (Supporting Supply Chain)

West Suburbs
1 week ago
HAVI is seeking a Data Engineer to join the team that brings solutions to clients through our services and technology. In this role, you will gain exposure to a wide variety of tasks and technology including development, diagnosis, deployment, and operations -- a great opportunity for someone with good understanding data management.

Data Analyst

2 days ago
If using information and tools like SQL, Python, and R to solve challenging problems is your idea of fun, then keep reading. WyzAnt is looking for an experienced data analyst to join our growing team. This person must self-motivated and able to work independently while collaborating with our Product and Growth teams. They will gain exposure to a variety of analytical techniques...

Data Scientist, Optimization

1 week ago
We’re looking for a data scientist to work on the Media Attribution and Optimization arm of our Data Science Research and Development team. We are particularly interested in individuals with a background in optimization and marketing (media mix modeling and multi-touch attribution).

Big Data Architect

1 hour ago
As a Big Data Architect you have the ability/experience to: Engage throughout the sales cycle to demonstrate organizational and personal expertise in a specific line of service area. Build new thought leadership and the Daugherty point-of-view on key topics that align with client needs. Support new client services and competency areas.

Systems Analyst, Supply Chain

West Suburbs
5 days ago
This position is responsible for operational execution and customer service of the Source and Spend Management product. This includes managing customer change requests, bug reports, product enhancements, overseeing daily operational tasks, meeting with the customer on a regular basis to provide status updates, managing customer expectations, and act as the main...

Manager, Advanced Analytics and Consulting

West Suburbs
1 day ago
Team lead within the US-based Global Analytics Consulting team. Collaborates with broader team of Analysts and Data Scientists based in US, Europe and Asia, leading direct and in-direct reports on consultancy projects and ongoing of customer deliverables. Expert in understanding and articulating the value of analytics solutions to guide marketing decision-making.

Senior Business Data Analyst

1 hour ago
As a Senior Business Data Analyst you will be responsible for the following: Delivering integrated business systems support to users (internal and external to IT), applying an expert understanding of the business issues and the impact of technology. Advocating the initiation of projects, when necessary, to achieve business and IT objectives.

Senior Applied Data Scientist, Commercial

1 day ago
The Applied Data Science (ADS) team is the solutions and advisory arm of Civis Analytics, and works closely with organizations to help solve their toughest challenges with data science. This role of Senior ADS will support clients in our commercial verticals specifically, and report to an ADS Manager.

Recent Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
201-500 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
5-7 Years of Experience
201-500 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
3-5 Years of Experience
201-500 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
< 1 Year of Experience
51-200 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
1-3 Years of Experience
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $121,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $121,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $97,000
51-200 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $78,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $97,000
51-200 Employees

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