Engineering Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$150,530
$26,269
Additional Cash Compensation
$176,799
Total Compensation
Median: $151K
Min: $77K
Max: $221K

How Much Does a Engineering Manager Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Engineering Manager in Chicago is $150,530. The average additional cash compensation for a Engineering Manager in Chicago is $26,269. The average total compensation for a Engineering Manager in Chicago is $176,799. Engineering Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Engineering Manager employees in Chicago.

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Engineering Manager jobs in Chicago

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING MANAGER-(REMOTE)

Chicago
1 day ago
+47
AREER AREA: Digital JOB DESCRIPTION: JOB PURPOSE: At Caterpillar, we’re delighted to be making a significant investment in our leadership team for our Salesforce capabilities.  We have an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Software Engineering Manager. The Software Engineering Manager provides leadership in design, development, deployment, and support of Caterpillar’s state-of-the-art digital platform. This position is accountable for

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING MANAGER-REMOTE

Chicago
1 day ago
+47
CAREER AREA: Digital JOB DESCRIPTION: JOB PURPOSE: At Caterpillar, we’re delighted to be making a significant investment in our leadership team for our Salesforce capabilities.  We have an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Software Engineering Manager. The Software Engineering Manager provides leadership in design, development, deployment, and support of Caterpillar’s state-of-the-art digital platform. This position is accountable for

Software Engineering Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+27
We are looking for an outstanding Software Engineering Manager to lead a team of 10-15 talented engineers working on our exabyte-scale distributed SQL database. Your focus will be on “people and project management” but the daily conversations within your team will delve into extremely challenging technical problems. Qualifications: BS, MS, or PhD in computer science, computer engineering, or related technical field 8+ years of industry experience

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING MANAGER, CAT DIGITAL

Chicago
1 day ago
+47
CAREER AREA: Digital JOB DESCRIPTION: Help drive the use of CAT Digital’s IoT and Enterprise Data Platform that enables developers to build applications for fleet management, equipment health and preventative maintenance.  This Development Manager position is Service Owner for two teams: Analytics Execution/Machine Learning Ops Work with CAT Digital Data Scientists to deploy a wide variety of analytic models on the AWS platform, tuned to perform

Engineering Manager

Chicago
17 hours ago
+38
Kin is the home insurance company For Every New Normal. Because of our proprietary technology and direct-to-consumer model, we provide affordable pricing without compromising coverage, even in areas most impacted by climate change. We’re proud to offer fully digital homeowners insurance with an elegant user experience, accurate pricing, and fast, high-quality claims service. We are also proud to be recognized as Built In’s 2021 Best Midsize

Engineering Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+24
As an Engineering Manager at SpotOn, you will be responsible for growing our teams, providing solutions for our customers and making our platform world-class. Working with our Product and Design Teams, you will help with the creation of products from inception through execution. You must possess a unique blend of business, technical expertise and analytical skills. You will lead engineers and collaborate closely with designers, product managers, QA and other cross-functional team members within the organization to build a product that amazes and delights our users.

Engineering Manager

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+52
About G2 - Our People  G2 was founded to create a place where people will love to work. We strive to create meaning in work and provide more than just a job: a true calling. At the heart of our community and culture are our people. Our global G2 team comes from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences, and that’s what makes our G2 community  strong and vibrant. We want everyone to bring their authentic selves to work, and we do this through

Engineering Manager

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+43
Why project44? Our mission is to usher in a new era of trust and predictability to transportation and logistics, but there’s still a lot of work to be done. The industry is massive, as is the opportunity. We’re looking for bright, ambitious individuals to join our growing global team and help us enable a more productive and successful world. We’re changing the way the world ships, and we’re looking for you to help us get there!   Description proj

Data Engineering Managing Consultant

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+49
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.

Engineering Manager - Remote

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+48
We are looking for technical team members at all levels who want to push themselves to deliver best in market SaaS solutions. We offer a challenging environment where you will have to grow, adapt and use your skills consistently. Our customers rely on us in the moments that matter. Engineering delivers on that promise.

Engineering Manager - Remote

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+48
Donnelley Financial Solutions (DFIN) is a leader in risk and compliance solutions, providing insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights to clients across the globe. We’re here to help you make smarter decisions with insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights at every stage of your business and investment lifecycles. As markets fluctuate, regulations evolve and technology advances, we’re there. And through it all,

Application Engineering Manager

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+49
Who we are M1 Finance has created a personal wealth-building platform made for the modern era, uniting personal perspective and automated ease. We seamlessly combine free investing, low cost borrowing and digital checking all in one intuitive, automated Finance Super App, and we’re driven by a mission to empower personal financial well-being. We believe that financial well-being is fundamental to overall well-being, and we strive to deliver

Engineering Manager Salary ranges

The most common Engineering Manager salary in Chicago is between $160k - $170k.

Average Engineering Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Engineering Manager make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $167,531 on average.

Engineering Manager Salary by gender

The average Engineering Manager salary for women is $158,093 and the average Engineering Manager salary for men is $148,491.

Engineering Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Engineering Manager with 7+ years of experience is $154,721.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $72,671
Min: $42K
Max: $120K
Junior Software Engineer $84,436
Min: $63K
Max: $130K
QA Engineer $87,626
Min: $0K
Max: $135K
Software Test Engineer $91,482
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Android Developer $95,869
Min: $60K
Max: $152K
Front End Developer $99,195
Min: $55K
Max: $240K
iOS Developer $103,319
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Software Engineer $106,059
Min: $60K
Max: $165K
Automation Engineer $107,125
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Security Engineer $113,208
Min: $80K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer $113,645
Min: $55K
Max: $220K
Game Developer $114,600
Min: $85K
Max: $136K
Salesforce Developer $115,740
Min: $66K
Max: $197K
Site Reliability Engineer $115,778
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Data Engineer $117,938
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
DevOps Engineer $119,212
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Systems Engineer $122,421
Min: $65K
Max: $190K
QA Manager $123,615
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $133,994
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Lead Software Engineer $136,186
Min: $95K
Max: $175K
Database Administrator $136,333
Min: $95K
Max: $166K
Data Architect $143,330
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Engineering Manager $150,530
Min: $77K
Max: $221K
Hardware Engineer $153,722
Min: $85K
Max: $253K
Machine Learning Engineer $154,833
Min: $125K
Max: $220K
Principal Software Engineer $156,611
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Data Engineering Manager $161,523
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $182,943
Min: $130K
Max: $275K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $200,907
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $203,121
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Skills that affect Engineering Manager salaries in Chicago

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Javascript
2% have this skill
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Front-end
2% have this skill
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SQL
2% have this skill
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Recruitment
2% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
2% have this skill
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Java
2% have this skill

Recent Engineering Manager salaries in Chicago

$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Manager reported a yearly salary of $110,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Manager reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$171,000
Yearly Salary
A Manager II reported a yearly salary of $171,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
>10 Reports
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$200,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
>10 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$65,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$136,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $136,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
>10 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
>10 Reports
$168,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $168,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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