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Data Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$116,950
$8,083
Additional Cash Compensation
$125,033
Total Compensation
Median: $117K
Min: $70K
Max: $165K

How Much Does a Data Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $116,950. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $8,083. The average total compensation for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $125,033. Data Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Data Engineer employees in Chicago.

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Data Engineer jobs in Chicago
80

Data Engineer

Chicago
3 days ago
+13
Develop and extend in-house data toolkits based in Python and Java. Consult and educate internal users on Hadoop technologies and assist them in finding and effectively utilizing the best solutions for their problem space. Improve the performance of financial analytics platforms built around the Hadoop ecosystem.

Data Engineer

Chicago
4 days ago
+23
The Marketing Store is looking for a Data Engineer to join our team and bring solutions to our clients while also supporting existing projects. This role is an incredible opportunity for someone with a strong knowledge of data architecture with software development experience, as well as a desire to mentor junior team members. You will work closely with management, developers, engineers and project teams.

Data Engineer

Chicago
4 days ago
+28
You will be responsible for the continued successful delivery of data to internal and external customers. You will write software to automate processes associated with data acquisition, manipulation, and integration at a large scale. Responsibilities for this role include choosing the right technology, building the infrastructure, defining standards for the organization, and collaborating with other teams to ensure that the result has high impact for the business. You will work with other members of our team to develop solutions from prototypes to fully-realized ETL/ELT and data science workflows. This is an entry to mid-level position with ample opportunities for career advancement.

DATA ENGINEER

Chicago
1 week ago
+28
We are seeking forward-thinking Data Engineer to join Data team. You will be involved in the design and implementation of the Data Platform. We're looking for a Data Engineer who has passion for data processing and the challenges presented by different types of data at high velocity.

Data Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+15
Data Engineers at VillageMD build distributed components, pipelines, and tools that enable our organization to make analytical, data-driven decisions. We're in a unique position to impact everyone in primary care from independent, family-owned practices to world-class health systems. We aggregate, process, and deliver rich datasets to improve the effectiveness of primary care for our doctors and patients.

Data Engineer

North Suburbs
3 weeks ago
+30
Designs and develops data-ingestion frameworks, real-time processing solutions, and data processing and transformation frameworks. Deploys application codes and analytical models. Provides support for deployed data applications and analytical models. Apply Object-Oriented Design (OOD) principles and develop software applications using Java. Ability to apply coding skills by working on API integrations, diagnosing and building entirely new functionality from scratch. Ability to work with static code analysis, perform unit testing and should have strong debugging skills. Good understanding on RDBMS and should be familiar with any of the databases like Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, Teradata MySQL, etc. Familiarity with concepts of SOAP & RESTful services. Understanding of continuous integration & continuous deployment techniques. Ability to effectively communicate ideas to team members with varying levels of technical expertise. Supports technical initiatives and provides input into best practices to team. Knowledge on ETL techniques, Hadoop, Data analytics, Big data is an advantage.

Lead Data Engineer

North Suburbs
1 hour ago
+30
Designs and develops complex and critical data projects. Designs and develops real-time processing solutions. Creates and enhances data solutions that enable seamless integration and flow of data across the data ecosystem. Designs and develops data ingestion frameworks, leveraging open-source tools and data-processing frameworks. Develops, implements, and supports application codes and analytical models.

Analytics - Data & Reporting Engineer

Chicago
14 hours ago
+14
This role is for a data engineer that will operate as a member on one of the core teams responsible for enabling new features and optimizing strategic Analytics platforms across TransUnion. Our multi-Petabyte platforms support a diverse community of internal and customer-based data scientists, statisticians, modelers, product developers and data strategists.

Big Data Engineer

Chicago
3 days ago
+22
This role is responsible for driving multiple complex tracks of work to deliver Big Data solutions enabling advanced data science and analytics. This includes working with the team on new Big Data systems for analyzing data; the coding & development of advanced analytics solutions to make/optimize business decisions and processes; integrating new tools to improve descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics; and discovery of new technical challenges that can be solved with existing and emerging Big Data hardware and software solutions. This role contributes to the structured and unstructured Big Data / Data Science tools of Allstate from traditional to emerging analytics technologies and methods. The role is responsible for assisting in the selection and development of other team members.

Big Data Engineer

Chicago
3 days ago
+22
This role is responsible for executing multiple tracks of work to deliver Big Data solutions enabling advanced data science and analytics. This includes working with the team on new Big Data systems for analyzing data; the coding & development of advanced analytics solutions to make/optimize business decisions and processes; integrating new tools to improve descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics. This role contributes to the structured and unstructured Big Data / Data Science tools of Allstate from traditional to emerging analytics technologies and methods. The role is responsible for assisting in the selection and development of other team members

Senior Data Engineer - Platform

Chicago
3 days ago
+22
This role will be dedicated to Arity's Platform team, focusing on deriving insights from trip data. Data Engineers at Arity work closely with Data Scientists, Engineers, and Product Managers to develop infrastructure for our massive repository of data. As part of a product team, you’ll execute new ETL work tracks from inception to solution, supporting technical expertise with strong business acumen. You’ll also be responsible for data manipulation and interpretation to help bring business solutions to scale. Success in this highly dynamic role depends on your ability to be flexible, curious, and quick to adapt.

Data Engineer, Zoro Tools

Chicago
4 days ago
+30
Zoro is seeking a Data Engineer. The Data Engineer develops and maintains data architecture for the company to enable knowledge worker productivity, improve customer experience and business decision making with accurate, timely, and consistent information. The role works with solution and cloud architects, business partners, and external service providers to ensure that...

Data Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Data Engineer salary in Chicago is between $120k - $130k.

Average Data Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $128,000 on average.

Data Engineer Salary by gender

The average Data Engineer salary for women is $106,000 and the average Data Engineer salary for men is $120,262.

Data Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $124,962. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $72,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,620
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $77,885
Min: $50K
Max: $110K
Software Test Engineer $90,700
Min: $72K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $91,908
Min: $60K
Max: $133K
Software Engineer $95,728
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $96,000
Min: $65K
Max: $122K
iOS Developer $100,848
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $102,700
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $111,601
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
DevOps Engineer $112,000
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,783
Min: $84K
Max: $135K
Data Engineer $116,950
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $119,300
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $124,936
Min: $87K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Engineering Manager $143,432
Min: $101K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $147,375
Min: $120K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $180,950
Min: $140K
Max: $221K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $200,718
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $211,044
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Chicago Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+48
Mobile, Software
Marketing Tech, Software
+24
Professional Services, Software

Skills that affect Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

1
Linux
1% have this skill
2
Python
1% have this skill
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Java
1% have this skill
4
SQL
1% have this skill
5
Javascript
1% have this skill
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Big Data Analytics
0% have this skill

Recent Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer - Data reported a yearly salary of $120,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$77,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $77,000 with +$11,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
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
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