Senior Data Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$131,214
$16,513
Additional Cash Compensation
$147,727
Total Compensation
Median: $131K
Min: $115K
Max: $162K

How Much Does a Senior Data Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior Data Engineer in Chicago is $131,214. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Data Engineer in Chicago is $16,513. The average total compensation for a Senior Data Engineer in Chicago is $147,727. 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 Software Engineer-Data

Chicago
1 week ago
+54
GoHealth is looking for Data Engineers who will oversee the development of its multiple batch and streaming data pipelines. We are looking for candidates who have experience building large batch pipelines, and experiencing building stable, high throughput streaming systems. You will work with other members of Engineering, Product and Project Management, and multiple business groups to ensure availability of usable data to all parts of the business that need it. You will report to a Principal Engineer.

Senior Applied Data Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+34
In this role, you will structure, transform and clean complex data sets to enable our Applied Data Science Team to perform and deliver exceptional data science solutions to our clients. You will also collaborate internally and with our clients to build elegant and sustainable data pipelines for our clients. 

Senior Principal Data Engineer

Remote
3 weeks ago
+43
Plan how we build and integrate new systems by leveraging your holistic knowledge of the products in our ecosystem. Generate POC's for new ideas and scale them into generic patterns. Innovate on best practices for our team and advocate for improved processes with our internal partners. Build and prototype microservices based designs and solutions within the ETL data pipeline on container platforms (i.e. Kubernetes and OpenShift).

Senior Data Engineering & Analytics Manager

Chicago
1 day ago
+21
West Monroe Partners is seeking an experienced Senior Data and Analytics Manager to join our emerging Advanced Analytics Practice in the Chicago office developing technology solutions for our clients in the data warehousing and BI space. This is an excellent opportunity to work within our Information Management team with Fortune 250 clients developing BI strategy and roadmaps, implementing new customer facing reporting and analytics platforms, while gaining exposure to a variety of industries including healthcare, insurance, manufacturing, E&U, and professional services.  Candidates will need to demonstrate in-depth understanding and prior experience in Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services, ETL development, and reporting solutions. 

Senior Linux Engineer (Data Capture)

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+52
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.

Senior Data Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+48
Data engineering at M1 is responsible for the transport, storage, curation, and governance of data across the organization; we work closely with analysts and stakeholders on every team at M1 to provide the data and tools they need to make decisions. To achieve this, we rely on industry-leading cloud-native tools - Kubernetes, a variety of AWS offerings like S3 and Redshift, and a Python-based programming stack. 

Senior Data Engineer

Chicago
18 hours ago
+42
Working across multiple clients and industries to add value and strategic insights within data & analytics. Providing proficiency in analyzing data and formulating insights/conclusions.  Building, developing and maintaining reporting systems that support key business decisions.  Helping clients reach solutions by utilizing data management & operations, data quality & governance, cloud transformation, self-service analytics & visualization, and data intelligence.  Working hands-on with SQL/SQL server & Python to deliver analytics to clients.  Examining and reporting results to stakeholders in leadership, technology, marketing, sales, and product teams. 

Senior Data Engineer

Remote
2 days ago
+29
Your focus will be on developing pipeline frameworks, micro-services, and data solutions that can scale to match the company’s growth trajectory. We don't lock ourselves into particular technologies, but some we are currently using include AWS, Snowflake, Python, Spark, Lambda, CloudFormation, Docker, Kinesis, MongoDB, and Tableau. You’ll also get to join a team of talented individuals who will provide you with hands-on mentorship on topics ranging from engineering to DevOps to analytics. Success in this role requires the ability to analyze challenging problems, propose solutions under the guidance of experienced teammates, and implement designs within timeframes that keep up with business needs.

Senior Data Engineer

Chicago
5 days ago
+26
An individual contributor role that provides the highest level of leadership in the design, development, and integration of strategic, high-priority business applications across the entire software development lifecycle (Agile). This role also provides guidance to others to support the building of complex technical capabilities.

Senior Data Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+56
Develop efficient, high throughput data pipelines to push transactional data to the cloud. Build computation frameworks to get analytical insights from cloud-based data stores. Optimize storage to best serve business use cases. Define and implement the data life cycle per compliance requirements. Work with product managers and data scientists to understand the objectives of the data platform. Play an active role in data governance in collaboration with other Database Administrators and Applications/ Business teams. Design and develop for quick deployment with assistance from the Devops team.

Senior Data Engineering Consultant

Chicago
1 week ago
+37
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 Integration Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+27
The Sr. Data Integration Engineer is responsible for architecting and implementing data ingestion, validation, and transformation pipelines at Syndigo.  In collaboration with the Product, Development, and Enterprise Data teams, the Sr. Data Integration Engineer will design and maintain batch and streaming integrations across a variety of data domains and platforms.  The ideal candidate is experienced in big data, cloud architecture, and is excited to advance innovative analytics solutions! The Sr. Data Integration Engineer should be able to effectively communicate ideas and concepts to peers and have experience leading projects that support the business objectives and goals.

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 $131,417.

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 $55,200
Min: $36K
Max: $85K
Data Analyst $69,065
Min: $42K
Max: $150K
Junior Business Analyst $72,000
Min: $72K
Max: $72K
Business Analyst $74,364
Min: $35K
Max: $180K
Business Intelligence Analyst $86,441
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Senior Data Analyst $86,877
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Business Intelligence Developer $96,021
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
Senior Business Analyst $96,300
Min: $69K
Max: $150K
Junior Data Scientist $106,000
Min: $106K
Max: $106K
Data Scientist $108,910
Min: $45K
Max: $155K
Analytics Manager $111,303
Min: $80K
Max: $163K
Data Engineer $117,625
Min: $65K
Max: $165K
Business Intelligence Manager $130,000
Min: $115K
Max: $140K
Senior Data Engineer $131,214
Min: $115K
Max: $162K
Senior Data Scientist $136,557
Min: $47K
Max: $215K
Data Architect $141,364
Min: $68K
Max: $190K
Database Administrator $142,800
Min: $130K
Max: $166K
Director of Analytics $157,627
Min: $103K
Max: $250K
Data Engineering Manager $185,792
Min: $143K
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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Data Warehousing
1% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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Business Reporting & Analysis
1% have this skill
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Data Architechture
1% have this skill
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Data Modeling
1% have this skill
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Business Intelligence
1% have this skill

Recent Senior Data Engineer salaries in 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
$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
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
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