Data Engineer Salary Chicago: Updated 2018 | Built In Chicago
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Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
Business Development Representative
Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
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Client Success Manager
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Content Manager
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CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
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Data Scientist
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DevOps Engineer
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Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Software Engineering
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Email Marketing Manager
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Finance Director
Financial Analyst
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HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
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Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
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Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
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Product Analyst
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Data Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$83,889
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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Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
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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 Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,386
Min: $42K
Max: $91K
Salesforce Developer $73,231
Min: $30K
Max: $108K
QA Engineer $75,211
Min: $33K
Max: $106K
Software Test Engineer $77,684
Min: $48K
Max: $117K
Data Engineer $83,889
Min: $64K
Max: $121K
Automation Engineer $87,867
Min: $59K
Max: $141K
Front End Developer $92,097
Min: $70K
Max: $133K
DevOps Engineer $93,680
Min: $74K
Max: $120K
Android Developer $98,250
Min: $85K
Max: $110K
iOS Developer $102,333
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Software Engineer $102,856
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
Security Engineer $103,750
Min: $71K
Max: $130K
Sales Engineer $108,421
Min: $55K
Max: $145K
Senior Software Engineer $119,582
Min: $75K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $128,529
Min: $103K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $129,533
Min: $120K
Max: $149K
Engineering Manager $146,170
Min: $125K
Max: $165K
Director of Software Engineering $161,000
Min: $105K
Max: $221K
Vice President of Engineering $201,933
Min: $125K
Max: $325K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $204,700
Min: $110K
Max: $310K

Dev + Engineer jobs in Chicago
21

Lead Data Engineer

Chicago
1 hour 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

Chicago
1 day ago
+16
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

Chicago
1 day ago
+16
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

Chicago
5 days 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...

Senior Data Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Hands-on Engineering Leadership. 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, Kafka, Hadoop, ecosystem technologies, and others.

IT Data Engineer (Supporting Supply Chain)

West Suburbs
1 week ago
+10
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 Engineer

Chicago
3 days ago
+20
Company Description   GoHealth has an ambitious mission: to improve the health care system in America. Achieving this mission relies on hiring and developing great people, which is why our team is our top priority. We encourage employees to do their best work through innovation and risk taking. Our environment is fun yet constructive, thanks to leaders whose doors are always open. And most importantly, we’ll never stop investing in you and your

DATA ENGINEER

Chicago
4 days 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 days ago
+13
IMC-Where Technology drives Trading   Trading nowadays happens in a highly competitive technological landscape; the best trading idea alone doesn’t cut it anymore. Instead, only the best trading ideas that are enabled via robust, scalable and fast technology win.  Do you enjoy the process of problem solving, a process where you recognize areas of improvement and iterate and innovate to improve? Does your curiosity and desire to learn drive you? 

Data Engineer

Chicago
6 days ago
+13
Summary: We are fast-paced, forward thinking and driven by data. We are accelerating the used car industry. We are looking for creative, talented, hard-working individuals to join us. Buckle up. It's going to be a great ride. Based in Chicago, DRIVIN is accelerating the used car industry by bringing data and technology together in a spectacular, first-of-its-kind fashion to help dealers acquire the right cars, at the right price, right now. We

Data Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+18
Here @ Strata… We are committed to our mission to help heal healthcare. Our unique culture is driven by a social, hardworking environment full of talented people solving problems together.  We embrace learning, cross-team collaboration, and continuous career growth.  Lifting each other to lift our clients, our product, our company.   If being part of a fun, fast-moving, innovative team is what you seek?  Keep reading.   We look for someone who: I

Data Engineer - Python

Chicago
2 days ago
+20
Company Description GoHealth has an ambitious mission: to improve the health care system in America. Achieving this mission relies on hiring and developing great people, which is why our team is our top priority. We encourage employees to do their best work through innovation and risk taking. Our environment is fun yet constructive, thanks to leaders whose doors are always open. And most importantly, we’ll never stop investing in you and your

Recent Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

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

Chicago Companies with the Highest Data Engineer Salaries

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Mobile, Software
Marketing Tech, Software
+11
Consumer Web, Fintech
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