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IT Computer Programmer Lead Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$119,421 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an IT Computer Programmer Lead is $119,421 a year and $57 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an IT Computer Programmer Lead is between $83,220 and $148,460. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an IT Computer Programmer Lead. 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

  • Aids in the adherence to planning, policies, practices, and personnel while overseeing a computer programming project or group of programmers.
  • Assigns, coordinates, and reviews work of programming personnel.
  • Plans, schedules, and directs preparation of programs to process data and solve problems by use of computers.
IT Computer Programmer Lead Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer Programmers

Job family population: 247,690

Estimated population of IT Computer Programmer Lead jobs: 50,608

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



IT Computer Programmer Lead Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Lead IT Systems Engineer
Mar 13
Skokie, IL, USA
Spot Migration
Spot Migration is a Managed IT Services company looking for a Systems Engineer to provide ... Provide technical assistance with computer hardware and software * Resolve issues for clients via ...
PCB Lead Designer (Paid Relocation to NY)
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
HireResources - Information Technology
... Engineering to obtain information about requirements. Evaluate and implement new technologies ... Incorporate complex change notices utilizing existing CAD tools. Check designs, drawings, and ...
IT Technical Lead
Apr 5
Elmhurst, IL, USA
Gerber Collision & Glass
Provides design assistance and problem support to application developers, business analysts and ... Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience required in Computer Science, Information System or ...
IT Security Engineer II
Apr 4
Oak Brook, IL, USA
Ace Hardware
The role is a hands-on technologist role, serving as a technical lead and subject matter expert for ... Bachelor's degree with a focus in Cyber Security or related Computer Science program required
Senior IT Security Engineer
Mar 14
Lake Forest, Illinois, USA
Request Technology - Craig Johnson
Lead the execution of more complex multi-platform changes Participate in projects as required ... all computer platforms. 5 years of experience in Security technology implementation and ...
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