Software Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL

Salary estimated from 1,131 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 15, 2019
Average in Chicago, IL
$105,915 per year
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$36,000
$211,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $105,915 per year in Chicago, IL, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 1,131 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
$151,828 per year
$148,554 per year
$139,789 per year
$141,342 per year
$127,504 per year
$129,718 per year
$120,964 per year
$127,353 per year
$115,333 per year
$106,145 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$94,735 per year
$78,911 per year
$78,952 per year
$82,831 per year
$92,880 per year

Software Engineer job openings

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Chicago, IL
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Chicago, IL
Software Engineer jobs in Chicago, IL