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Computer Programmer Analyst Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$106,922 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Computer Programmer Analyst is $106,922 a year and $51 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Computer Programmer Analyst is between $74,945 and $132,705. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Computer Programmer Analyst. 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.
Computer Programmer Analyst Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer Programmers

Job family population: 247,690

Estimated population of Computer Programmer Analyst jobs: 26,126

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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...

Computer Programmer Analyst Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Dynamics NAV Developer / Analyst
May 23
Chicago, IL, USA
Insight Recruitment, LLC
... Computer Science or similar and 3-5 years related work experience · 3+ years of Dynamics NAV ... analytical skills and the ability to troubleshoot and resolve business software issues. · ...
Senior Business Intelligence Developer/Analyst
May 17
Rosemont, IL, USA
The Senior Business Intelligence Developer/Analyst will provide quantitative and qualitative ... Using complex computer programs, mine data sources and look for trends, extract data from 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 ... degree in Computer Science or Management Information Systems or equivalent training or work ...
Software Engineer (AWS)
May 20
Chicago, IL, USA
You will be responsible for creating and modifying computer application software or specialized ... Strong analytical and critical thinking skills Company Description Swoon connects with job ...
Java Developer
May 20
Northbrook, United States
Computer Resource Solutions
Technical analyses to design experience Develop and review documentation as necessary. Develop ... Developer, JIRA, Confluence, GITHub, Gradle, Jenkins, Junit, Mockito Network Security Load ...
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