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Information Technology Specialist Software Engineering Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$111,762 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Information Technology Specialist Software Engineering is $111,762 a year and $54 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Information Technology Specialist Software Engineering is between $78,224 and $138,826. 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

  • Develops, researches, designs, implements, tests, and evaluates software and systems, in conjunction with hardware product development, that enable computers to perform their applications, applying principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Information Technology Specialist Software Engineering Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Software Developers, Applications

Job family population: 849,230

Estimated population of Information Technology Specialist Software Engineering jobs: 548,382

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


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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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Information Technology Specialist Software Engineering Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
Maintenance of networks, hardware and software * Provide customer and network administration ... programmer. PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH SUCCESS (PAYS) PROGRAM Those interested in this job may be ...
Information Technology Specialist (Systems Analysis)
May 22
North Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command
... JAVA programming support for automated testing tools used in information system testing. ... and software. - Conduct test and coordinate user evaluation and system acceptance testing, and ...
IT Support - Retail, POS Software Support
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
... Specialist, keep reading! You will be responsible for Level 2/3 IT support ranging related to ... What you need as our Support Engineer: * 3+ years IT support related to software technical support ...
Object Oriented C++ Senior Software Engineer (Paid Relocation to NY)
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
HireResources - Information Technology
Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers' toughest mission-critical ... Requires the application of the principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and ...
Software Support Engineer - Java, POS Software
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
We are growing rapidly and have an immediate need to add to our IT infrastructure. If you are a ... So if you are a Software Support Specialist with Java software support experience looking for a ...
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