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IT Software Design Manager Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$163,075 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an IT Software Design Manager is $163,075 a year and $78 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an IT Software Design Manager is between $112,480 and $203,227. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an IT Software Design Manager. 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

  • Manages and supports software engineering function in the research, design, and development of computer software systems, in conjunction with hardware product development applying principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis.
  • Assigns, coordinates, and reviews work of software engineering supervisors.
IT Software Design Manager Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer and Information Systems Managers

Job family population: 365,690

Estimated population of IT Software Design Manager jobs: 19,766

Rate of error: 0.8%

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...

IT Software Design Manager Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

IT Product Manager
May 21
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Request Technology - Robyn Honquest
IT Product Manager. Looking for a Business Analyst or technical project manager. Yoou will own the ... process design. * Bachelor degree. * Experience with workflow and project management software.
Technical IT Project/Product Manager
May 22
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Request Technology - Kyle Honn
Technical IT Project/Product Manager The role of the IT Product Manager, will work hand in hand ... process design. * Bachelor degree. * Experience with workflow and project management software.
IT Project Manager
May 16
Lincolnshire, United States
Ascent Services Group
... of software design and development activities. This role is guided by project management ... Audrey Lamb IT Recruiter, Ascent 303-220-6885
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 ... Prepare design and implementation reviews and oversee the configuration management and control of ...
Senior Manager Information Technology
May 17
Green Oaks, IL, USA
Abbott Laboratories
... design of current and future technologies used throughout the enterprise • Work with the ... software, etc.) to comply with corporate CFM, IT, OEC, and HR policies • Develop and direct ...
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