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Systems & Programming Director Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$173,698 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Systems & Programming Director is $173,698 a year and $84 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Systems & Programming Director is between $119,277 and $216,995. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Systems & Programming Director. 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

  • Directs, plans, and oversees systems analysis and programming activities, including establishing and implementing systems and procedures and the preparation of programs for the solutions of business, scientific, and/or engineering problems.
  • Consults with managerial and systems analysis personnel to review and clarify program intent, identify problems, suggest changes, and determine extent of programming and coding required.
  • Assigns, coordinates, and reviews work of programming personnel.
Systems & Programming Director Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer and Information Systems Managers

Job family population: 365,690

Estimated population of Systems & Programming Director jobs: 18,917

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 2,705,994 (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...

Systems & Programming Director Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Senior Systems Engineer - Vulnerability Mitigation - 19725
Jun 5
Chicago, IL, USA
Axiom Technology Group, Inc.
Axiom is working with a direct client to fill a contract position in your area! Please see below for details. Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer - Vulnerability Mitigation Work Location: Chicago, IL ...
Systems Engineer
Jun 21
Elk Grove Village, United States
Advantech Solutions, Inc.
Provide consultation and direct technical support in life cycle planning, problem management, integration, and systems programming. Implement releases, upgrades, andor changes into the environment.
Senior Systems Engineer - 19537
Apr 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Axiom Technology Group, Inc.
Axiom is working with a direct client to fill a contract position in your area! Please see below ... Senior Systems Engineer - 19537 Work Location: Chicago, IL Contract duration: 6 - Months to start ...
Systems Engineering Manager - complex Linux/Unix Environment
Apr 17
Chicago, USA
Chicago Mercantile Exchange
He/she will be responsible for performance reviews, and regularly conversations with direct reports ... Systems Engineering Manager - complex Linux/Unix Environment
Control Systems Engineer
Apr 5
Bedford Park, USA
Job Juncture, Inc.
The Controls Systems Engineer is responsible for maintaining instrumentation and control systems in ... Managing systems, service contracts or software licenses as directed to maintain the overall ...
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