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Senior Data Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$135,500
$20,800
Additional Cash Compensation
$156,300
Total Compensation
Median: $136K
Min: $120K
Max: $162K

How Much Does a Senior Data Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior Data Engineer in Chicago is $135,500. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Data Engineer in Chicago is $20,800. The average total compensation for a Senior Data Engineer in Chicago is $156,300. Senior Data Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Senior Data Engineer employees in Chicago.

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Senior Data Engineer jobs in Chicago

Senior Data Analytical Engineer

Chicago
5 days ago
+45
ESSENTIAL: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent & a master’s degree in Business Analytics, Statistics, Data Analytics, Information Systems, Data Science or equivalent. Minimum of 4+ years of practical hands on experience working with SQL/SQL Server and Python for data extraction, migration, manipulation, data warehousing, data modelling or analytics purposes.

Senior Data Engineering Consultant

Chicago
1 week ago
+37
Aptitive is a Chicago based modern data and analytics consulting firm that sets strategy and develops technology to automate the delivery of key information that our clients use to drive their business. Our consultants work directly with c-level executives on both the IT and business side of the organization to to understand their business goals, create a strategy and roadmap to address these goals, and architect and develop end-to-end

Senior Data Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+45
In this role, you will build technical solutions to help improve the scalability and performance of our data stores and our overall systems. As a Lead Engineer, you will focus on efforts that will provide increased flexibility and accessibility to our data, such as our cloud based data warehouse and data pipeline initiatives. In addition, you will have the opportunity to take ownership of driving Enova forward with technologies and architecture patterns that will best serve the business.

Senior Big Data Engineer- Data Warehouse

Chicago
1 week ago
+49
We’re looking for a Senior Data Engineer for our Chicago to join us in building our next generation data processing platform. As part of the platform team you will work in multiple areas including campaign performance measurement and reporting, ad fraud, and botnet detection.

Senior Manager- Data Quality Engineering

Chicago
1 day ago
+26
McDonald’s is looking to hire a Senior Manager- Data Quality Engineering who has a deep understanding of Data Management standards and practices. The role will include work defining and building new technology frameworks for accuracy, validity, reliability, timeliness, relevance, and completeness to improve our data quality and scale our data management practices. A successful candidate has shown experience in managing projects and leading others to highly impactful and timely results. You will communicate analyses and recommendations to cross-functional partners and decision makers. The position requires someone that seeks to supplement their skills through the use of project experience, self-study, and ongoing training.

Senior Software - Big Data Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+49
Working on Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, MapReduce, Kafka, and/or Spark in columnar databases. Architect, design, code and maintain components for aggregating tens of billions of daily transactions. Lead the entire software lifecycle including hands-on development, code reviews, testing, deployment, and documentation for streaming and batch ETL's and RESTful API's. Mentor junior team members.

Senior Machine Learning Engineer / Data Scientist

Chicago
1 week ago
+17
Research, develop, prototype and productize machine learning products using various AI approaches (supervised and unsupervised learning, deep learning, recommender systems, computer vision, natural language processing, etc.).  Own large-to-complex machine learning projects independently leading the initiatives from problem statement conception to solution development and implementation, providing ongoing and meaningful communications to stakeholders on progress and trade-offs.  Your passion for machine learning, curiosity, problem solving, and innovation will empower you to deliver stay up-to-date with research and to prototype new ideas quickly. Collaborate with a cross functional agile team spanning product management, engineering, user research and design to build innovative product solutions. Work closely with technology partners to leverage and improve our Machine Learning infrastructure. Influence the product strategy by uncovering business opportunities. 

Senior Quality Engineer- Test Data Management

North Suburbs
3 months ago
+30
Discover is looking for a talented, enthusiastic and proactive individual who will be responsible for the provisioning and management of test data within a SAFe Agile Release Train, primarily supporting the System Team and where required the Scrum Teams. In collaboration with the Application Architects and Product Managers, the QE Architect will assist in driving to deliver a fully automated development lifecycle focused on delivering a platform capable of full automation between the development and production environments.

Senior/Staff/Principal Data Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+24
Hologram is looking for an experienced engineer to build robust, reliable infrastructure for processing and querying real-time usage data from fleets of hundreds of thousands to millions of Internet of Things devices. Someone who can write clear, maintainable code, with the drive to learn new approaches to deliver great experiences, the judgment to know the next big thing from the fads, and the patience to teach the rest of the team.

Senior Data Engineer

Chicago
2 days ago
+46
Integrate third-party API or batch data sources into our data platform, driving business metrics across the company for product insights, marketing effectiveness, fraud prevention, financial reporting, compliance, and operational monitoring. Define and implement policies for how information in our data warehouse is collected, stored, organized, transformed, distributed, and consumed. Establish a data analysis framework using machine learning that combines behavior data, transaction monitoring, and third-party fraud intelligence . Implement robust automated data integrity mechanisms to reconcile multiple data sources, while being comfortable investigating complex data discrepancies. Collaborate with internal SMEs across the business in developing a broad understanding of data needs.

Senior Data Engineer

North Suburbs
5 days ago
+30
Discover Financial Services is seeking a Senior Data engineer to join our Data Operations team. Successful candidates will partner with our business partners to understand their data needs, and build data pipelines using cutting edge technologies. Additionally, you will provide engineering expertise to create and enhance data solutions enabling seamless integration and flow of data across our data ecosystem. Projects will include designing and developing data ingestion and processing/transformation frameworks leveraging AWS and open source tools such as Java, Python, Spark, Scala, Hive, Python, etc.

Senior Data Engineer

Chicago
5 days ago
+24
Arrive is looking to add a Data Engineer to build and maintain cutting-edge, scalable, flexible data pipelines that allow us to run a modern, data-driven business and uncover real-time insights. Reporting to the Lead Data Engineer, this person will take ownership of the reliability and availability of data in our data warehouse in order to support data analysis and storytelling efforts.

Senior Data Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Data Engineer salary in Chicago is between $130k - $140k.

Average Senior Data Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Data Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $162,000 on average.

Senior Data Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Data Engineer salary for women is $130,000 and the average Senior Data Engineer salary for men is $137,333.

Senior Data Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Data Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $162,000.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $47,750
Min: $36K
Max: $63K
Data Analyst $68,949
Min: $42K
Max: $150K
Junior Business Analyst $72,000
Min: $72K
Max: $72K
Business Analyst $73,798
Min: $35K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Analyst $85,202
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Business Intelligence Analyst $85,621
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Business Intelligence Developer $94,680
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
Senior Business Analyst $95,252
Min: $67K
Max: $135K
Junior Data Scientist $106,000
Min: $106K
Max: $106K
Analytics Manager $110,843
Min: $80K
Max: $163K
Data Scientist $111,602
Min: $45K
Max: $155K
Data Engineer $120,396
Min: $65K
Max: $165K
Business Intelligence Manager $130,000
Min: $115K
Max: $140K
Senior Data Engineer $135,500
Min: $120K
Max: $162K
Senior Data Scientist $137,939
Min: $47K
Max: $215K
Data Architect $140,182
Min: $68K
Max: $190K
Database Administrator $142,800
Min: $130K
Max: $166K
Director of Analytics $148,062
Min: $103K
Max: $196K
Data Engineering Manager $196,000
Min: $182K
Max: $210K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $235,194
Min: $157K
Max: $325K

Skills that affect Senior Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

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Business Reporting & Analysis
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Data Warehousing
0% have this skill
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SQL
0% have this skill
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Data Visualization
0% have this skill
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Data Architechture
0% have this skill
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Forecasting
0% have this skill

Recent Senior Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$20,800 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$20,800 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$162,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $162,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
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