Carpenter in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average rate for a Carpenter in Chicago, Illinois is $25.79 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management, Flooring Installation, and Blueprints.

$36,000 - $80,000
$49K
MEDIAN: $49,355
50%

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$14.75 - $44.40
$15
$26
$44
MEDIAN: $25.79
10%
50%
90%

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Salary
$49,355  
   
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$30,851 - $102,745  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$14.75 - $44.40  
   
Overtime
$21.64 - $76.60  
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$30,851 - $102,745  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Carpenter

Pay by Experience for a Carpenter has a positive trend. An entry-level Carpenter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Carpenter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Carpenter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 24 salaries. A Carpenter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 24 salaries.

Key Stats for Carpenter

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
38%
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Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries

▲26%

▲13%

▲8%

National Average
$58,000

▼36%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries



▲17%


Adobe FrameMaker
▲2%

Roofing Materials Installation
▲2%

National Average
$58,000


▼8%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 38%