Software Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

8,115 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$82,097 / yr
11% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,136
Range$1,714 - $18,736

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $82,097 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 8,115 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees in Chicago, IL.

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Software Engineer

Motorola Mobility

$95,121/yr

Range: $55K - $140K

118 salaries

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$95,121/yr
$55K$140K

Software Engineer

Birlasoft

$80,912/yr

Range: $81K - $81K

102 salaries

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$80,912/yr
$81K$81K

Software Engineer

Bijjam Information Technologies

$69,843/yr

Range: $66K - $84K

65 salaries

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$69,843/yr
$66K$84K

Software Engineer

Fujitsu

$95,134/yr

Range: $80K - $123K

57 salaries

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$95,134/yr
$80K$123K

Software Engineer

Orbitz Worldwide

$78,855/yr

Range: $73K - $85K

55 salaries

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$78,855/yr
$73K$85K

Software Engineer

CCC Information Services

$80,498/yr

Range: $69K - $109K

53 salaries

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$80,498/yr
$69K$109K

Software Engineer

Citadel

$149,487/yr

Range: $127K - $200K

48 salaries

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$149,487/yr
$127K$200K

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Software Engineer

Groupon

$107,844/yr

Range: $75K - $155K

42 salaries

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$107,844/yr
$75K$155K

Software Engineer

ServiceNow

$97,499/yr

Range: $96K - $99K

40 salaries

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$97,499/yr
$96K$99K

Software Engineer

Relativity

$77,671/yr

Range: $67K - $97K

40 salaries

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$77,671/yr
$67K$97K

Software Engineer

Saven Tech

$85,506/yr

Range: $80K - $89K

40 salaries

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$85,506/yr
$80K$89K

Software Engineer

HERE Technologies

$85,376/yr

Range: $69K - $103K

39 salaries

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$85,376/yr
$69K$103K

Software Engineer

Trading Technologies

$111,751/yr

Range: $78K - $174K

36 salaries

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$111,751/yr
$78K$174K

Software Engineer

Uptake

$97,430/yr

Range: $73K - $136K

32 salaries

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$97,430/yr
$73K$136K

Software Engineer

Google

$109,696/yr

Range: $85K - $144K

31 salaries

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$109,696/yr
$85K$144K

Software Engineer

Wolverine Trading

$123,882/yr

Range: $88K - $160K

29 salaries

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$123,882/yr
$88K$160K

Software Engineer

J.P. Morgan

$94,298/yr

Range: $74K - $120K

28 salaries

See 511 salaries from all locations

$94,298/yr
$74K$120K

Software Engineer

CME Group

$81,970/yr

Range: $74K - $124K

26 salaries

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$81,970/yr
$74K$124K

Software Engineer

PEAK6

$100,886/yr

Range: $79K - $158K

25 salaries

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$100,886/yr
$79K$158K

Software Engineer

Morningstar

$92,921/yr

Range: $85K - $109K

25 salaries

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$92,921/yr
$85K$109K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$75,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $75,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$23
hourly
A Software Engineering reported making $23 per hour
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Intern
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $80,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Computer Science reported making $50,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Software reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private