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Engineer Traffic Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$102,066 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineer Traffic is $102,066 a year and $49 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Engineer Traffic is between $71,749 and $126,677. 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

  • Engineers plans for surface transportation projects according to established engineering standards and State or Federal construction policy.
  • Designs highways, airports, and railway and bus systems.
  • Develops plans, estimates, and specifications to design transportation facilities.
  • Plans alterations and modifications of existing streets, highways, and freeways to improve traffic flow.
  • Excludes supervisory positions.
Engineer Traffic Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Civil Engineers

Job family population: 298,910

Estimated population of Engineer Traffic jobs: 19,704

Rate of error: 1.2%

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...

Engineer Traffic Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Information Security Engineer
May 16
Chicago, Illinois, USA
... Information Security Engineer. We really love working with this company because they pride ... Create and support processes to monitor network traffic for abnormal activity * Implement Infosec ...
Systems Engineer
May 14
Bedford Park, IL, USA
**6 month, contract to hire Systems Engineer/Network Engineer Opening** Work Experience - A minimum ... Familiarity with traffic capture techniques and software. * Understanding of DHCP, vLans, VMware ...
Systems Engineer
May 22
Bedford Park, United States
Brilliant Technology Staffing
Systems Engineer Bedford Park IL Salary range - 55-60k DOE Position Contract 6 month to hire 1. ... Familiarity with traffic capture techniques and software. i. Understanding of DHCP, vLans, VMware ...
Associate Security Engineer (Contract to Perm)
Apr 22
Vernon Hills, United States
STA Worldwide
Associate Security Engineer (Contract to Perm) Rate 40hour Duration 6 Months contract-to-hire ... and network traffic analysis Knowledge of appropriate operating systems and physical hardware ...
Senior Network Engineer - Itasca
May 12
Itasca, Illinois, USA
AIT Worldwide Logistics, Inc
The Senior Network Engineer will design, implement, maintain, support, and administer computer ... L4-7 traffic management (e.g. load balancing), firewalls, datacenter fabric, campus networks, as ...
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