Site Reliability Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$115,778
$7,043
Additional Cash Compensation
$122,821
Total Compensation
Median: $116K
Min: $85K
Max: $150K

How Much Does a Site Reliability Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Site Reliability Engineer in Chicago is $115,778. The average additional cash compensation for a Site Reliability Engineer in Chicago is $7,043. The average total compensation for a Site Reliability Engineer in Chicago is $122,821. Site Reliability Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Site Reliability Engineer employees in Chicago.

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Site Reliability Engineer jobs in Chicago

Site Reliability Engineer (SRE), Trading Infrastructure

Chicago
6 days ago
+59
At the center of DRW real-time operations, the Trading Infrastructure is a team responsible for the firm’s trade and instrument reporting systems. The Trading Infrastructure empowers the front, middle, and back offices with the tools and resources necessary to seamlessly integrate into trade operations, risk management, and reconciliation processes. The Trading Infrastructure team is looking for a Site Reliability Engineer who can support its own software development teams with industry leading processes and tools to deploy faster and more reliably as well as seamlessly integrate with other IT systems and processes.

Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Chicago
3 days ago
+31
Who we are? Here at Focused Labs, we are a small, select, software development team that wants to improve the world of software engineering through excellence. We take a unique approach to deliver products to market quickly while meeting the business and customer needs of our clients. Our values: Listen first - we are experts when it comes to software, but life long learners in the domain of our customers. We listen, collaborate, and iterate

Site Reliability Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+52
At Built In, the health, safety and well-being of our employees and of our communities is a top priority. Due to the effects of COVID-19, we have decided to manage our entire business remotely until further notice. HQ-based employees will temporarily work from home until it is safe to return to our office. As we continue to grow, we are excited to be hiring for all open roles and look forward to meeting with qualified candidates in a virtual

Site Reliability Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+43
project44 is looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to join our engineering team. You will work in a fast-paced Agile environment developing and implementing services that improve engineering and support teams.

Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+53
At Sprout Social we are building software that is made to last. Our 25,000+ customers depend on us daily to connect them with their customers, so reliability, scalability, and performance are top of mind. Our software is used by companies like the Chicago Bulls, Sony Electronics, Indiana University, Make-a-wish Foundation, Edelman, and Subaru to create stronger relationships with their customers through social media. Each day, our platform

Senior Site Reliability Engineer (Remote)

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+32
What we’re building and why we’re building it.  Fetch is a build-first technology company creating a rewards program to power the world. Over the last 5 years we’ve grown from 0 to 7M active users and taken over the rewards game in the US with our free app. The foundation has been laid. In the next 5 years we will become a global platform that completely transforms how people connect with brands.  It all comes down to two core beliefs. First,

Associate Principal - Site Reliability Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+33
Support the availability and performance of the next generation of OCC’s Cloud Platform. Enhance system reliability and developer productivity through automation. Provide guidance to development teams in the areas of cloud technologies, application profiling and monitoring, logging, metrics collection and analysis.

Senior Associate, Site Reliability Engineering

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+33
Support the availability and performance of the next generation of OCC’s Cloud Platform. Enhance system reliability and developer productivity through automation. Provide guidance to development teams in the areas of cloud technologies, application profiling and monitoring, logging, metrics collection and analysis.

Staff Site Reliability Engineer - Database Reliability

Chicago
5 days ago
+53
We are looking for a creative, collaborative, highly motivated, and pragmatic engineer to help us design and build reliable, scalable, performant systems that empower engineers to rapidly and safely deliver value to our customers. If this sounds like you and you want to be on a team that has a huge impact across all of engineering, we’d love to talk with you!

Senior Site Reliability Engineer - Observability & Performance

Chicago
5 days ago
+53
We are looking for a creative, collaborative, highly motivated, and pragmatic engineer to help us design and build reliable, scalable, performant systems that empower engineers to rapidly and safely deliver value to our customers. If this sounds like you and you want to be on a team that has a huge impact across all of engineering, we’d love to talk with you!

Sr Site Reliability Engineer, Data Platform Services

Chicago
1 week ago
+19
WHAT IS BOX? Box is the market leader for Cloud Content Management. Our mission is to power how the world works together. Box is partnering with enterprise organizations to accelerate their digital transformation by creating a single platform for secure content management, collaboration and workflow. We have an amazing opportunity to further establish ourselves as leaders in the space, and we need strong advocates to help us achieve that goal.   

Software Engineer - SRE - Remote

Chicago
6 days ago
+48
You can read the bullets below. But they almost always look the same, right? Here is the deal – being a software engineer here at DFIN means helping us deliver SaaS software solutions for our customersthat primarily work with the SEC or other global regulating bodies. Our products are in demand because we solve regulatory problems for our customers. As a software engineerfocused on site reliability, you will contribute to our performance and resilience goals across projects end to end. You will write code that followsstandards, understand how we operate our systems and help make sure our technology grows and does not become a big pile of tech debt.

Site Reliability Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Site Reliability Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Site Reliability Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $137,000 on average.

Site Reliability Engineer Salary by gender

The average Site Reliability Engineer salary for women is $135,000 and the average Site Reliability Engineer salary for men is $110,800.

Site Reliability Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Site Reliability Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $137,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $72,438
Min: $42K
Max: $120K
Junior Software Engineer $84,750
Min: $63K
Max: $130K
QA Engineer $87,626
Min: $0K
Max: $135K
Software Test Engineer $90,984
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Android Developer $94,820
Min: $60K
Max: $152K
Front End Developer $99,500
Min: $55K
Max: $240K
iOS Developer $103,319
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Software Engineer $106,562
Min: $60K
Max: $248K
Automation Engineer $107,125
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Security Engineer $113,586
Min: $80K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer $113,645
Min: $55K
Max: $220K
Game Developer $114,600
Min: $85K
Max: $136K
Salesforce Developer $115,354
Min: $66K
Max: $197K
Site Reliability Engineer $115,778
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Data Engineer $118,348
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
DevOps Engineer $118,613
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Systems Engineer $121,958
Min: $65K
Max: $190K
QA Manager $123,615
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $133,762
Min: $90K
Max: $188K
Lead Software Engineer $135,750
Min: $95K
Max: $175K
Database Administrator $136,500
Min: $95K
Max: $166K
Data Architect $143,330
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Engineering Manager $150,961
Min: $77K
Max: $221K
Hardware Engineer $153,722
Min: $85K
Max: $253K
Principal Software Engineer $156,049
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Machine Learning Engineer $158,000
Min: $125K
Max: $220K
Data Engineering Manager $161,175
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $181,810
Min: $130K
Max: $275K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $200,907
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $204,069
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Skills that affect Site Reliability Engineer salaries in Chicago

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DevOps
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Linux
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Python
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.NET
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Amazon Web Services
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Recent Site Reliability Engineer salaries in Chicago

$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Site Reliability Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000 with +$6,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Site Reliability Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Site Reliability Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead DevOps and Site Reliability Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$5,400 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Site Reliability Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Site Reliability Engineer reported a yearly salary of $93,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$108,000
Yearly Salary
A Site Reliability Engineer reported a yearly salary of $108,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$132,000
Yearly Salary
A Site Reliability Engineer reported a yearly salary of $132,000 with +$2,700 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$139,000
Yearly Salary
A Site Reliability Engineer reported a yearly salary of $139,000 with +$9,700 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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