DevOps Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$116,608
$23,584
Additional Cash Compensation
$140,192
Total Compensation
Median: $117K
Min: $75K
Max: $170K

How Much Does a DevOps Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a DevOps Engineer in Chicago is $116,608. The average additional cash compensation for a DevOps Engineer in Chicago is $23,584. The average total compensation for a DevOps Engineer in Chicago is $140,192. DevOps Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous DevOps Engineer employees in Chicago.

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DevOps Engineer jobs in Chicago

DevOps Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+46
Cumberland, DRW’s Global crypto-asset trading team, is looking for a DevOps Engineer to join our team in our Chicago office. This role will be responsible for administering, supporting, and improving a technologically diverse stack used to research and trade crypto-assets across many exchanges and regions. You will work directly with developers and traders to monitor the health and utilization of Cumberland’s systems to proactively detect/resolve issues as well as develop new tools to improve all aspects of Cumberland operations. This role involves a mixture of DevOps, as well as infrastructure and applications support.

DevOps Engineer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+42
• Designed, built, tested, and deployed highly scalable and resilient cloud-based applications on private and public clouds. • Developed deep expertise with Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and/or Google Cloud. • Take ownership of key architecture decisions. • Knowledgeable in the tools and techniques necessary to design automated deployments using a DevOps approach.

DevOps Engineer

Chicago
6 months ago
Work on setting up QA/UAT/STRESS/PROD/PRE PROD environments using Terraform, Ansible and Packer. Implement CI/CD pipeline with Jenkins. Create, manage and monitor dashboard and alerts using ELK, CloudWatch, Graphana, Prometheus. Patch updates on EC2. Setup containerized cluster management using Kubernetes, ISTIO. Setup infrastructure to support docker containers using Fargate. Work on setting up Maven repo.

Systems Engineer – DevOps

Chicago
1 week ago
+44
DocuSign’s Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) DevOps team in Chicago is looking for an enthusiastic, self-starting, versatile engineer to join our team, and to take point on maintaining and improving our build, test, and deployment pipelines. As a Systems Engineer this individual will be expected to create, modify and maintain the scripts, modules, and other configuration management artifacts that are used by these pipelines. You will also be expected to have experience with creating and supporting the orchestration and automation (CI/CD) processes needed to build, test, and deploy complex SaaS applications. Strong communication and innovation skills are a must. You will also need to be able to balance multiple work streams and pivot quickly when the needs of the business require it.

Linux/Python DevOps Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+20
The Systems team builds and maintains the computers, networks, data storage, operating systems, and software that allow our trading strategies and research environment to run worldwide 24/7. We are looking for all-star systems engineers who like being challenged, hate to climb corporate ladders, and love working in fast-paced environments. Responsibilities are broad and include operating system deployment and configuration automation, performance tuning, tool development, testing new hardware and software, and much more. We are jacks-of-all-trades who can effectively multitask yet retain a high attention to detail that keeps our systems running as efficiently as possible.

Trading Systems Engineer/DevOps

Chicago
3 months ago
+26
IMC is currently looking for a multi-talented and passionate Trading Systems/DevOps Engineer to play a critical role in maintaining and perfecting our trading systems.  You will be part of highly experienced team, facing the daily challenge of managing a critical, high volume data flow in a complex trading environment distributed over a high speed data infrastructure.  In this role you will be exposed to many technical and trading challenges while ensuring high availability, stability and performance of the end-to-end environment. 

Sr Release/DevOps Engineer - SurePayroll

Northwest Suburbs
3 weeks ago
+38
The Sr Release Engineer – SurePayroll collaborates within IT and cross-functionally to build, continuously improve, and execute a robust, scalable, and consistently applied build and deployment pipeline in order to deliver a quality product on schedule. This position champions change and plays a key role in designing, developing, and deploying critical functions of the company's technology stack.

DevOps Engineer

Northwest Suburbs
5 months ago
+35
The candidate should be able to operate amongst a technical team to develop software solutions using the latest technologies. The candidate must have demonstrated software automation and configuration on various platforms and systems. The candidate must be able to work with limited supervision, contribute innovative ideas to improve product capabilities, and lead configuration efforts

Security & DevOps Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+25
As a Security and DevOps Engineer at NowPow, you will be responsible for NowPow’s Azure environment and costs, NowPow’s HIPAA compliant security program, and managing our build, automation, and test pipelines. You will build tools to optimize and manage our Azure cloud environment. You will own NowPow’s security program and document, certify, and explain the program to our customers while managing its activities (including automated scanning, penetration tests, and certification processes). You will own and manage our platform automation, including deployment/CI pipelines and build/test automation processes. As a growing startup, you will need to own all things Azure for our teams and help us to identify missing skills and new processes as our systems grow. You will be responsible for our platform’s security, monitoring, and costs.

Senior DevOps Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+31
We are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer who specializes in AWS to develop, maintain, and support our growing infrastructure and application development. As a Senior DevOps Engineer you will provide strategic, innovative, and cost-effective solutions to increase efficiency, reliability, and integration of our services and operations. You will work in a semi-autonomous environment where fast prototyping of emerging technologies to solve industry-related problems is the rule.

Software Engineer: DevOps

Chicago
1 week ago
+37
As a rapidly growing company in a competitive enterprise space, we’re looking to scale out our infrastructure and development pipelines to better serve our expanding customer base. We use AWS and many of it’s managed services (Lambda, ElasticCache,Elastic Beanstalk, etc) to deploy our multi-faceted application to our customers. We’re looking to mature our approach to deploying and managing our applications and to that effect are looking for a candidate that can collaborate on the many challenges of scaling a small company to punch above its weight. 

Senior Cloud/DevOps Engineer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+25
As a Senior Cloud/DevOps Engineer at NowPow, you will be responsible for NowPow’s Azure environment and costs, NowPow’s HIPAA compliant security program, and managing our build, automation, and test pipelines. You will build tools to optimize and manage our Azure cloud environment. You will own NowPow’s security program and document, certify, and explain the program to our customers while managing its activities (including automated scanning, penetration tests, and certification processes). You will own and manage our platform automation, including deployment/CI pipelines and build/test automation processes.

DevOps Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average DevOps Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title DevOps Engineer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $135,000 on average.

DevOps Engineer Salary by gender

The average DevOps Engineer salary for women is $114,797 and the average DevOps Engineer salary for men is $112,303.

DevOps Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a DevOps Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $123,872. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $86,667.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,016
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $81,336
Min: $0K
Max: $120K
Junior Software Engineer $84,598
Min: $63K
Max: $112K
Software Test Engineer $90,423
Min: $55K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $99,066
Min: $55K
Max: $240K
Android Developer $100,111
Min: $65K
Max: $152K
iOS Developer $101,465
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $105,892
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Software Engineer $108,108
Min: $72K
Max: $165K
Salesforce Developer $108,143
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
Security Engineer $109,214
Min: $80K
Max: $135K
Site Reliability Engineer $111,000
Min: $93K
Max: $132K
Sales Engineer $112,123
Min: $55K
Max: $220K
DevOps Engineer $116,608
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Game Developer $118,250
Min: $85K
Max: $136K
Data Engineer $118,281
Min: $65K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $121,381
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Machine Learning Engineer $130,000
Min: $125K
Max: $135K
Senior Software Engineer $133,744
Min: $90K
Max: $185K
Lead Software Engineer $133,889
Min: $102K
Max: $161K
Data Architect $141,364
Min: $68K
Max: $190K
Database Administrator $142,800
Min: $130K
Max: $166K
Hardware Engineer $144,000
Min: $85K
Max: $224K
Engineering Manager $145,036
Min: $77K
Max: $206K
Systems Engineer $147,000
Min: $143K
Max: $151K
Principal Software Engineer $153,473
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Director of Software Engineering $180,049
Min: $133K
Max: $275K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $198,561
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Data Engineering Manager $200,667
Min: $182K
Max: $210K
Vice President of Engineering $208,202
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Skills that affect DevOps Engineer salaries in Chicago

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DevOps
2% have this skill
2
Linux
2% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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Hardware
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill
6
Security
1% have this skill

Recent DevOps Engineer salaries in Chicago

$98,010
Yearly Salary
A DevOps Engineer reported a yearly salary of $98,010
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$111,000
Yearly Salary
A Cloud Engineer 2 reported a yearly salary of $111,000 with +$6,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A DevOps Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A DevOps Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$121,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Analyst reported a yearly salary of $121,000 with +$24,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A DevOps Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$21,600 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A DevOps Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$21,600 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior DevOps Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
5-7 Years of Experience
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51-200 Employees
Chicago
$131,875
Yearly Salary
A Sr. DevOps reported a yearly salary of $131,875 with +$19,020 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A DevOps Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
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