Senior Data Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$130,292
$17,714
Additional Cash Compensation
$148,006
Total Compensation
Median: $130K
Min: $100K
Max: $162K

How Much Does a Senior Data Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior Data Engineer in Chicago is $130,292. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Data Engineer in Chicago is $17,714. The average total compensation for a Senior Data Engineer in Chicago is $148,006. 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 Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+35
About Beyond Finance Beyond Finance is an exciting next generation FinTech company headquartered in Houston with additional offices in San Diego and Chicago. We provide financial products that are easy to use and accessible that aim to improve people’s lives. As the consumer debt market continues to grow in the United States, we have made it our objective to create a transparent and fair debt management service that is customized to the consumer

Senior Data Engineering Consultant

Chicago
1 week ago
+44
Provide data and analytics solutions to local clients throughout the Chicagoland area. 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.

Senior Data Analytics Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+33
Responsible for designing and delivering scalable and resilient hybrid and Cloud-based data solutions to support critical financial market clearing and risk activities, leveraging deep knowledge of various security concepts, HW and SW infrastructure components, cloud-based technologies, and big data and data processing technologies. Build large cloud-based data systems that serve as the backbone for the enterprise data management and analytics capabilities. Define system architecture, technology stack and its tactical implementation. Work with large datasets and streaming data in public cloud and hybrid environments. Build large and complex data pipelines. Perform data integration using IBM DataStage or Talend. Design, develop and implement CI/CD pipeline using Jenkins, Github, Artifactory and Python. Implement automation of current and future processes. Set up BI tools such as Tableau in cloud using AWS. Perform API-first design principle implementation. Understand Infrastructure-as-code (IaC) and infrastructure automation using Terraform and Ansible. Leverage understanding of High Availability and Disaster Recovery concepts and implementation options to meet business requirements and Service level Agreements. Work closely with business and technical partners to define system architecture, technology stack and its tactical implementation. *This position qualifies for The Options Clearing Corporation’s Employee Referral Program.*

Senior Data Engineer, Research Data Management

Chicago
2 hours ago
+58
As a Senior Data Engineer on our Research Data Management team, you will play an integral role in managing various datasets used by Traders and Quantitative Researchers to analyze financial markets, determine trading opportunities, and establish trading strategies.

Senior Manager, Data Infrastructure Engineering

Remote
2 weeks ago
+51
Data Infrastructure has always been at the heart of any modern enterprise, from traditional databases to the most modern, distributed RDS, Data Warehousing and resilience/scalability technologies (e.g., in-memory, NoSQL). Come and help us build the next generation of scalable data infrastructure!

Senior Linux Engineer (Data Capture)

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+58
As a Network Capture Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting our firm-wide, business-critical network capture solution. Alongside your colleagues, you will monitor the health and utilization of the environment to detect and prevent problems, and ensure reliable data capture. Help us maintain and improve this vital infrastructure component through rigorous testing in our lab environment.

Data Engineering Senior Consultant - BI, Data Viz, ETL, etc.

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+21
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

Chicago
1 week ago
+34
Are you interested in building the future of healthcare and transforming the patient experience? Are you hopeful about what data and medical research can do to improve medicine? We’re looking for a Senior Data Engineer to ensure PatientIQ remains on the forefront of using data to drive positive healthcare outcomes. As a core member of the Analytics department, you will be in a dynamic environment that is actively building the future versions of

Senior Backend Data Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+20
PhysIQ is a transformational leader in applying highly sophisticated technology to solve some of the most pressing problems in healthcare. More specifically, we are forging the frontier of healthcare delivery at the intersection of mobile technology and artificial intelligence. Our team is comprised of veteran technologists and world-class data scientists and our solutions set the market standard for scalability and sophistication. Furthermore,

Senior Data Engineer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+22
The Senior Data Engineer filling this role will join the new Data & Analytics team in Commercial Banking’s Wholesale Loan Technology. You will join a team committed to continuous learning and building a diverse & inclusive environment. Your responsibilities will include architecting, building, and maintaining real-time data pipelines and business intelligence solutions across our broader group.

Senior Python Software Engineer - Data Engineering

Chicago
4 days ago
+22
As an experienced member of our Software Engineering Group, we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation and engineering practices. You'll be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of

Senior DevOps / SRE Engineer – Data Engineering

Chicago
4 days ago
+22
As an experienced member of our Software Engineering Group, we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation and engineering practices. You'll be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of

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 $133,350.

Senior Data Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Data Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $139,000.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $61,313
Min: $36K
Max: $85K
Data Analyst $69,530
Min: $42K
Max: $150K
Junior Business Analyst $72,000
Min: $72K
Max: $72K
Business Analyst $74,759
Min: $35K
Max: $180K
Business Intelligence Analyst $85,648
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Senior Data Analyst $87,255
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Junior Data Scientist $88,000
Min: $70K
Max: $106K
Senior Business Analyst $95,577
Min: $69K
Max: $150K
Business Intelligence Developer $96,953
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
Analytics Manager $111,070
Min: $80K
Max: $163K
Data Scientist $112,577
Min: $68K
Max: $188K
Data Engineer $118,647
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Engineer $130,292
Min: $100K
Max: $162K
Business Intelligence Manager $133,529
Min: $115K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Scientist $136,122
Min: $47K
Max: $215K
Database Administrator $136,500
Min: $95K
Max: $166K
Data Architect $142,188
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Director of Analytics $157,464
Min: $103K
Max: $260K
Data Engineering Manager $161,175
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $230,675
Min: $157K
Max: $325K

Skills that affect Senior Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

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SQL
2% have this skill
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Data Warehousing
2% have this skill
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Data Architechture
2% have this skill
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Data Modeling
2% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill
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Data Mining
1% have this skill

Recent Senior Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior principal data engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$21,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior principal data engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$21,450 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Analytics Consultant reported a yearly salary of $100,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Consultant reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$114,500
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $114,500 with +$11,450 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$132,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $132,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Product and Engineering reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$13,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$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
501-1,000 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
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
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