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Brand Manager
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Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
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Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
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Client Success Manager
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CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
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Data Analyst
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Data Scientist
Design Director
Desktop Support
DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
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Finance Director
Financial Analyst
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HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
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Product Analyst
Product Designer
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Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
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Public Relations Manager
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Chicago

Data Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$114,306
$8,083
Additional Cash Compensation
$122,389
Total Compensation
Median: $114K
Min: $70K
Max: $165K

How Much Does a Data Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $114,306. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $8,083. The average total compensation for a Data Engineer in Chicago is $122,389. Data Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Data Engineer employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,185
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
137,809
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+48
Mobile, Software
Marketing Tech, Software
+24
Professional Services, Software

Data Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Data Engineer salary in Chicago is between $120k - $130k.

Average Data Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $128,000 on average.

Data Engineer Salary by gender

The average Data Engineer salary for women is $106,000 and the average Data Engineer salary for men is $117,614.

Data Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $124,962. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $72,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $70,239
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $75,273
Min: $50K
Max: $106K
Software Test Engineer $90,700
Min: $72K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $92,036
Min: $60K
Max: $133K
Software Engineer $97,114
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $97,500
Min: $65K
Max: $122K
iOS Developer $100,475
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $104,833
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
DevOps Engineer $110,870
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,783
Min: $84K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $113,179
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Data Engineer $114,306
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $119,333
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $127,060
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $143,000
Min: $120K
Max: $155K
Engineering Manager $143,729
Min: $101K
Max: $165K
Director of Software Engineering $180,438
Min: $140K
Max: $221K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $204,405
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $212,281
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Data Engineer jobs in Chicago
79

DATA ENGINEER

Chicago
2 days ago
+28
We are seeking forward-thinking Data Engineer to join Data team. You will be involved in the design and implementation of the Data Platform. We're looking for a Data Engineer who has passion for data processing and the challenges presented by different types of data at high velocity.

Data Engineer

Chicago
6 days ago
+10
As a Data Engineer, you will handle the full development life-cycle of Groupon data applications. By collaborating with data analysts, data scientists, product managers, and other data engineering teams, our Data Engineers avail significant data products for the business and enable consistently informed management decisions. You will build both batch and streaming data ingestion and metrics calculation processes, as well as design and develop storage and retrieval mechanisms for efficient reporting.

Data Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+14
You will create robust, scalable data pipelines that scale across the SPINS business to deliver insights to Retail and CPG companies that work with SPINS. You will be working in a “hands on” role, using python and SQL to efficiently uncover meaning and insight that leverage SPINS proprietary data. You will develop and drive the analytics efficiency of the organization by contributing to a codebase that can be leveraged in projects across the organization.

Data Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+13
Develop and extend in-house data toolkits based in Python and Java. Consult and educate internal users on Hadoop technologies and assist them in finding and effectively utilizing the best solutions for their problem space. Improve the performance of financial analytics platforms built around the Hadoop ecosystem.

Data Engineer

North Suburbs
2 weeks ago
+30
Designs and develops data-ingestion frameworks, real-time processing solutions, and data processing and transformation frameworks. Deploys application codes and analytical models. Provides support for deployed data applications and analytical models.

Data Engineering Intern

Chicago
1 day ago
+22
This is a Summer 2019 internship for students currently enrolled in a degree program. This role is responsible for the use and development of data infrastructure projects & proof of concept business solutions for users in analytics and Data Science. This person partners with others on work with data scientists and analytic engineers on tactical solutions. This role will participate on new ETL work tracks for Data Science and analytics from inception and prototyping to fully developed solutions. This is a highly dynamic position that requires a greater degree of flexibility, analytic agility, and the ability to rapidly adapt to changing business requirements/needs, new technologies, and data sources. This role requires close integration and partnership with the business/Data Science team and requires business acumen in order to output the best technical solutions. 

Data Engineer, Zoro Tools

Chicago
1 day ago
+22
Zoro is seeking a Data Engineer. The Data Engineer develops and maintains data architecture for the company to enable knowledge worker productivity, improve customer experience and business decision making with accurate, timely, and consistent information. The role works with solution and cloud architects, business partners, and external service providers to ensure that new capabilities comply with the data architecture and meet the data needs of the company.

Lead Data Engineer-IHM

North Suburbs
2 days ago
+30
DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Lead Data Engineer in Riverwoods, IL to participate in the full life cycle of application and platform development, including design and implementation of build, release, deployment and configuration activities. Work with clients and Business Technology team members to understand the departmental stakeholder requirements that drive the analysis and design of technical solutions to ensure alignment with Business Technology strategies and compliance with architectural standards. Participate in research and testing an array of open-source technologies and tools. Perform integration of legacy and third party systems with modern technology stacks. Perform integration on premise and cloud based analytics platforms. Work with existing platform teams with integration into big data and container based platforms. Participate in building out data pipelines between platform components as needed. Participate in engineering and building platforms to host container based analytics solutions. Promote a risk aware culture and ensure efficient and effective compliance management standards and practices.

Principal Data Engineer/Architect

Chicago
6 days ago
+14
As the Principal Data Engineer / Architect, you will be an integral part of our Data and Analytics organization, driving the design, development and implementation of the platforms and tooling we use to ingest, store and analyze massive quantities of data every day. You’ll also partner closely with teams across Product/Engineering, Analytics and Data Science (among others) to translate business needs into functional requirements for best-in-class data solutions and products that empower our internal stakeholders and merchants to turn insights into action. 

Data Engineer, Zoro Tools

Chicago
1 week ago
+30
Zoro is seeking a Data Engineer. The Data Engineer develops and maintains data architecture for the company to enable knowledge worker productivity, improve customer experience and business decision making with accurate, timely, and consistent information. The role works with solution and cloud architects, business partners, and external service providers to ensure that...

Big Data Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+22
This role is responsible for driving multiple complex tracks of work to deliver Big Data solutions enabling advanced data science and analytics. This includes working with the team on new Big Data systems for analyzing data; the coding & development of advanced analytics solutions to make/optimize business decisions and processes; integrating new tools to improve descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics; and discovery of new technical challenges that can be solved with existing and emerging Big Data hardware and software solutions. This role contributes to the structured and unstructured Big Data / Data Science tools of Allstate from traditional to emerging analytics technologies and methods. The role is responsible for assisting in the selection and development of other team members.

Big Data Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+22
This role is responsible for executing multiple tracks of work to deliver Big Data solutions enabling advanced data science and analytics. This includes working with the team on new Big Data systems for analyzing data; the coding & development of advanced analytics solutions to make/optimize business decisions and processes; integrating new tools to improve descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics. This role contributes to the structured and unstructured Big Data / Data Science tools of Allstate from traditional to emerging analytics technologies and methods. The role is responsible for assisting in the selection and development of other team members

Skills that affect Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

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Python
2% have this skill
2
Linux
2% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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Java
1% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill

Recent Data Engineer salaries in Chicago

$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer - Data reported a yearly salary of $120,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$77,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $77,000 with +$11,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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