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Storage Engineer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$97,633 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Storage Engineer is $97,633 a year and $47 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Storage Engineer is between $68,633 and $121,176. 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

  • Designs, monitors, maintains, and heads the engineering process of an organization's versatile and secure information storage environment and backup solutions, such as high-capacity databases, networks, and systems.
  • Configures, implements, and administers storage strategies, solutions, and protocols.
  • Provides technical and application support and backup, evaluates capacity planning for the present and future state of storage growth.
  • Executes new installs, updates, and deployments, utilizing knowledge of computer hardware, operating systems, computer applications, tech support, and business needs.
Storage Engineer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer Systems Analysts

Job family population: 581,960

Estimated population of Storage Engineer jobs: 162,169

Rate of error: 1.0%

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 2,705,994 (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...

Storage Engineer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Data Warehouse Developer III
May 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Data Warehouse Developer III Client Industry: Airline / Travel Location: Chicago, IL - 233 s Wacker ... Design, develop, and maintain relational databases for data storage and data mining. * Perform data ...
Database Developer
May 24
West Chicago, IL, USA
Tailored Management
... storage mechanisms • Determines appropriateness of data for storage and optimum storage ... programming and query knowledge • Strong development skills • Strong knowledge of database ...
Data Warehouse Developer III
May 20
Chicago, IL, USA
Fahrenheit IT
Description: • Design, develop, and maintain relational databases for data storage and data mining. • Perform data warehouse design and testing, including data design, database architecture ...
Sr. Virtualization Delivery Engineer (Federal DOD and TS/SCI Required)
Apr 2
Chicago, IL, USA
The Sr. Virtualization Delivery Engineer will be responsible for designing, configuring ... Understanding of storage architectures, including peripheral interfaces (SCSI, RAID, Ethernet) and ...
Systems Engineer
Apr 19
Chicago, USA
Selby Jennings Technology
... storage solutions The Systems Engineer should have the following qualifications... Degree in ... Computer Science OR related experience 3+ years of systems engineering experience Ability to script ...
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