Salaries in Chicago

The home of deep dish pizza is now welcoming some of tech's hottest startups like Braintree, Groupon, and GrubHub. But there's more to the Windy City than just good pies. The presence of affordable cost of living combined with excellent schools for tech-related work makes Chicago a powder keg for tech innovation. The lower housing costs and seeming abundance of funding ($1.7 billion last year) has made it attractive to startups on the move and young tech workers alike.1
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Based on real Hired interview data, tech workers in Chicago earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, tech workers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$129,904
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $60,000 to a high of $225,000, with a median salary of $130,000.

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IT Operations Analyst - Corporate (Columbus or Merrillville)
IT Operations Analyst - Corporate (Columbus or Merrillville)
Introduction<br><br>The IT Operations Analyst Applications is responsible for providing application support with a focus on rapid response to end users. This role provides Level 1.5 support, as wel...
IT Operations Analyst - Corporate (Columbus or Merrillville)
IT Operations Analyst - Corporate (Columbus or Merrillville)
Introduction<br><br>The IT Operations Analyst Applications is responsible for providing application support with a focus on rapid response to end users. This role provides Level 1.5 support, as wel...
EDI Support Analyst
EDI Support Analyst
EDI Support Analyst - I - Are you ready to make a difference?<br><br>School Specialty is dedicated to changing education for the better. That means working closely with educators, sharing experienc...
EDI Support Analyst
EDI Support Analyst
EDI Support Analyst - I - Are you ready to make a difference?<br><br>School Specialty is dedicated to changing education for the better. That means working closely with educators, sharing experienc...
Senior QA Engineer
Senior QA Engineer
501-1000 employees
Senior QA Engineer<br><br>Shiftgig is transforming the way people work. We offer on-demand workforce management solutions that help you attract and retain your workforce with ease. Want to increase...
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Senior QA Engineer
501-1000 employees
Senior QA Engineer
Senior QA Engineer<br><br>Shiftgig is transforming the way people work. We offer on-demand workforce management solutions that help you attract and retain your workforce with ease. Want to increase...
About Shiftgig: Connecting service industry people with funny and informative content, jobs, and each other.
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