Software Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL

Salary estimated from 1,014 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 16, 2018
Average in Chicago, IL
$103,128 per year
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$34,000
$209,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Software Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $103,128 per year in Chicago, IL, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 1,014 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Software Engineer is 1-3 years.
Software Engineer salaries by company in Chicago, IL
CompanyAverage salary
$130,801 per year
$120,121 per year
$107,071 per year
$151,486 per year
$152,649 per year
$141,449 per year
$141,825 per year
$113,874 per year
$107,967 per year
$107,201 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$91,143 per year
$81,589 per year
$92,855 per year
$88,332 per year
$73,887 per year

Software Engineer job openings

Full Stack Engineer
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Chicago, IL
Backend Engineer
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Full Stack Engineer - Europe or North America
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Chicago, IL
Software Engineer jobs in Chicago, IL