Highest Salaries for People Working in DeKalb, IL

Job Title  Company  Location  Start Date  Salary  
Data Center Operations Analytics and Improvement LeadMeta Platforms, Inc.DeKalb, ILJun 25, 2022$241,000
Data Center Business Enablement ManagerMeta Platforms, Inc.DeKalb, ILJun 25, 2022$221,000
Data Center Production Operations Lead EngineerMeta Platforms, Inc.DeKalb, ILJun 25, 2022$200,000
Assistant ProfessorNorthern Illinois UniversityDeKalb, ILJan 01, 2021$175,922
Staff PsychiatristBen Gordon CenterDeKalb, ILJul 17, 2012$168,000
Assistant ProfessorNorthern Illinois UniversityDeKalb, ILJan 01, 2018$163,000
Managing Director, Commercial Payments AdvisorsFirst National of NebraskaDeKalb, ILFeb 18, 2022$162,969 - $260,751
Managing Director, Commercial Payments AdvisorsFirst National Bank of OmahaDeKalb, ILFeb 17, 2022$162,969 - $260,751
Backend Software EngineerLark Technologies, Inc.DeKalb, ILJul 27, 2021$157,500
Dentist (Managing Clinical Director)Austriaco Dental Associates LLCDeKalb, ILJun 08, 2020$156,525

Full Time Jobs In DeKalb, IL

Top Employers

Top 10 Companies in DeKalb, IL

  1. Northern Illinois University
  2. Walmart
  3. Target
  4. 3M Company
  5. American Marketing & Publishing
  6. Nestl Holdings
  7. Target Distribution
  8. McDonald's
  9. Kishwaukee Hospital
  10. NM KishHealth

DeKalb, IL Jobs FAQs

What are the highest paying jobs in DeKalb, IL?

Curious about who enjoys the biggest paychecks in DeKalb? You're in the right place -- Zippia compiled data on the highest paying jobs in DeKalb so you know exactly how much your dentist makes or how the lawyer down the street is able to afford the biggest house on the block.

The data scientists at Zippia looked at our data and found that that highest paying job in DeKalb, IL is a professor with a median salary of $94,718. Professors pay starts from $47,000 in DeKalb.

The top ten highest paying jobs in DeKalb, IL are:

  1. Professor
  2. Associate Professor
  3. Assistant Professor
  4. Application Software Developer
  5. Systems Developer
  6. Web Programmer

What are the most common jobs in DeKalb, IL?

Ask anyone to rattle off the first three jobs that come to mind and they'll probably mention teachers or police officers. And while those are some of the most common jobs kids want to be when they grow up, they aren't actually one of the most common jobs in DeKalb.

So we asked our data scientists at Zippia to identify what the most common jobs in DeKalb, IL actually are. Using data aggregated from public sources including the BLS and Census, they came back with an answer. The most common job in DeKalb, IL is a cashier with 493 current cashiers and 16 open positions.

The top ten most common jobs in DeKalb, IL are:

  1. Cashier
  2. Sales Associate
  3. Graduate Assistant
  4. Research Assistant
  5. Internship
  6. Certified Nursing Assistant
  7. Teaching Assistant
  8. Warehouse Worker
  9. Graduate Teaching Assistant
  10. Server

What is a good salary in DeKalb, IL?

A good salary in DeKalb, IL is anything over $46,000. That's because the median income in DeKalb is $46,000, which means if you earn more than that you're earning more than 50% of the people living in DeKalb. The average salary in DeKalb is $51,090.

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