Software Developer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

5,055 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$78,192 / yr
2% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,586
Range$1,263 - $18,177

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

The average salary for a Software Developer is $78,191 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 5,055 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Developer employees in Chicago, IL.

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Software Developer

Applied Systems

$57,392/yr

Range: $45K - $69K

26 salaries

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$57,392/yr
$45K$69K

Software Developer

Aurora Systems Group

$76,519/yr

Range: $72K - $93K

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$76,519/yr
$72K$93K

Software Developer

McMaster-Carr

$91,174/yr

Range: $76K - $99K

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$91,174/yr
$76K$99K

Software Developer

Egen Solutions

$82,474/yr

Range: $72K - $94K

17 salaries

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$82,474/yr
$72K$94K

Software Developer

Randstad US

$111,461/yr

Range: $101K - $129K

14 salaries

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$111,461/yr
$101K$129K

Software Developer

Corptax

$104,072/yr

Range: $84K - $120K

14 salaries

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$104,072/yr
$84K$120K

Software Developer

Spot Trading

$103,248/yr

Range: $97K - $156K

14 salaries

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$103,248/yr
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Software Developer

Saggezza

$73,283/yr

Range: $55K - $103K

13 salaries

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$73,283/yr
$55K$103K

Software Developer

Libsys (Illinois)

$63,805/yr

Range: $61K - $77K

13 salaries

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$63,805/yr
$61K$77K

Software Developer

Northwestern University

$79,568/yr

Range: $71K - $85K

13 salaries

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$79,568/yr
$71K$85K

Software Developer

Optiver

$123,598/yr

Range: $98K - $140K

13 salaries

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$123,598/yr
$98K$140K

Software Developer

Sun Power Consulting

$73,396/yr

Range: $60K - $76K

12 salaries

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$73,396/yr
$60K$76K

Software Developer

Morningstar

$81,787/yr

Range: $74K - $110K

12 salaries

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$81,787/yr
$74K$110K

Software Developer

Mintel

$58,676/yr

Range: $53K - $81K

12 salaries

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$58,676/yr
$53K$81K

Software Developer

STRATA Marketing

$89,227/yr

Range: $80K - $103K

12 salaries

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$89,227/yr
$80K$103K

Software Developer

CIGNEX Datamatics

$74,183/yr

Range: $67K - $82K

11 salaries

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$74,183/yr
$67K$82K

Software Developer

IMC Trading

$128,055/yr

Range: $91K - $179K

10 salaries

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$128,055/yr
$91K$179K

Software Developer

Sonoma Partners

$82,652/yr

Range: $68K - $124K

10 salaries

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$82,652/yr
$68K$124K

Software Developer

STATS

$69,613/yr

Range: $65K - $123K

10 salaries

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$69,613/yr
$65K$123K

Software Developer

Herzum North America

$74,571/yr

Range: $67K - $85K

9 salaries

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$74,571/yr
$67K$85K
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Recent Salary Reports

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A Software Developer reported making $90,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
A Software Developer reported making $55,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
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10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Software Developer reported making $45,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Software Developer reported making $65,000 per year
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Full-time
51 to 200 employees
 
Company - Private
$110,000
per year
A Software Developer reported making $110,000 per year
Additional Pay
$12k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public