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Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

1,605 SalariesUpdated Aug 7, 2020

Average Base Pay
$70,934 / yr
2% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,599
Range$1,267 - $16,242

How much does a Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Engineer is $70,934 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 1,605 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Engineer employees in Chicago, IL.

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Engineering - Hourly Intern

Peoples Gas

$20/hr

Range: $18 - $22

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$18 - $22hourly
$18$22

Engineering - Monthly Intern

United Airlines

$3,529/mo

Range: $3K - $4K

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$3K - $4K
$3K$4K
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$14 - $28hourly
$14$28

Engineering

ITW

$65,492/yr

Range: $54K - $78K

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$54K - $78K
$54K$78K

Engineering - Hourly Intern

Chicago Transit Authority

$15/hr

Range: $15 - $16

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$15 - $16hourly
$15$16
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$20 - $24hourly
$20$24

Engineering - Hourly Intern

Inventables

$21/hr

Range: $20 - $22

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$20 - $22hourly
$20$22

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Engineering - Hourly Intern

Burns & McDonnell

$24/hr

Range: $23 - $25

1 employee salary or estimate

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$23 - $25hourly
$23$25

Engineering - Monthly

United Airlines

$3,866/mo

Range: $4K - $4K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$4K - $4K
$4K$4K

Engineering

Pandera Labs

$106,319/yr

Range: $101K - $110K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$101K - $110K
$101K$110K

Engineering

Groupon

$90,126/yr

Range: $86K - $94K

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$86K - $94K
$86K$94K

Engineering

Motorola Solutions

$42,414/yr

Range: $41K - $44K

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$41K - $44K
$41K$44K

Engineering - Hourly Intern

Exelon

$23/hr

Range: $22 - $24

1 employee salary or estimate

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$22 - $24hourly
$22$24

Engineering - Hourly Intern

Focal Point

$21/hr

Range: $20 - $21

1 employee salary or estimate

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$20 - $21hourly
$20$21

Engineering - Hourly Intern

Hayward Baker

$19/hr

Range: $18 - $19

1 employee salary or estimate

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$18 - $19hourly
$18$19

Engineering

Kapow

$107,547/yr

Range: $104K - $113K

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$104K - $113K
$104K$113K

Engineering - Hourly

ESD

$14/hr

Range: $13 - $14

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$13 - $14hourly
$13$14

Engineering - Hourly

Chicago Metal Fabricators

$31/hr

Range: $30 - $33

1 employee salary or estimate

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$30 - $33hourly
$30$33

Engineering - Hourly Intern

ERDMAN

$18/hr

Range: $17 - $19

1 employee salary or estimate

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$17 - $19hourly
$17$19

Engineering

Sargent & Lundy

$65,715/yr

Range: $63K - $68K

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$63K - $68K
$63K$68K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent engineering salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$70,000
per year
An Engineer reported making $70,000 per year
Additional Pay
$800 profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$23
hourly
An Engineering reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
Intern
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Public
$102,865
per year
An Engineering reported making $102,865 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Prototype Engineering reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
Intern
51 to 200 employees
 
Company - Private
$33
hourly
A Connectivity Engineer reported making $33 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Hospital
$102,865
per year
An Informatics Engineer reported making $102,865 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
An Engineer reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Rotating Engineer reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
Intern
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
An Engineer reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Private Practice / Firm
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