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Applications Programmer Analyst Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$91,231 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Applications Programmer Analyst is $91,231 a year and $44 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Applications Programmer Analyst is between $64,318 and $113,137. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Analyzes and critiques computer programs and systems, and develops new programs.
  • Reviews users requests for new or modified computer programs to determine feasibility, cost and time required, compatibility with current system, and computer capabilities.
  • Configures plan outlining steps required to develop program, using structured analysis and design.
  • Plans, develops, tests, and documents computer programs, applying knowledge of programming techniques and computer systems.
  • Implements and monitors software solutions that support business applications.
Applications Programmer Analyst Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer Programmers

Job family population: 247,690

Estimated population of Applications Programmer Analyst jobs: 59,277

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Applications Programmer Analyst Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Senior Business Intelligence Developer/Analyst
May 17
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The Senior Business Intelligence Developer/Analyst will provide quantitative and qualitative ... Develop a comprehensive working knowledge of the Academy's tools, applications, and databases.
Programmer Analyst .net/ C#/ Angular/ MVC
May 16
Waukegan, IL, USA
Asen Computer Associates
Programmer Analyst .net/ C#/ Angular/ MVC . Period 06/28/2019 to 05/28/2020 pay w2 (no benefits ... plus years applications analysis experience or equivalent Company Description Asen has been in ...
Senior Applications Developer - Chicago
May 22
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Waterfall Technology Consulting Partners
Design, build, and maintain efficient,reusable, and reliable applications. * Ensure the best ... Strong analytical thinking and problemsolving skills * Strong Microsoft SQL Server experience * 8+ ...
Applications Engineer
Apr 2
Elgin, IL, USA
Vero Software
As an applications engineer, you will be responsible for the support & training of our CADCAM ... analysis and active use of measurement data - gives our customers the confidence to increase ...
Senior Applications Engineer
Mar 5
Des Plaines, IL, USA
Wes-Tech Automation Solutions
The Applications Engineer for Wes-Tech will work in a variety of fields to analyze customer requirements and develop large scale, complex automated systems to meet their manufacturing needs.
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