Average Early-Career Plumber Hourly Pay in Chicago, Illinois

$20.41
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$35,000
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Plumber in Chicago, Illinois is $20.41.
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$12.82
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$20.41
90%
$44.02
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $44
Bonus
$0 - $35,000
Total Pay
$27,040 - $98,020

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Job Description for Plumber

Plumber Tasks
  • Install and repair pipes and fixtures and open clogged drains.
  • Cut openings in floors and walls to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings.
  • Utilize appropriate plumbing and shop tools.
  • Cut and thread pipes.
  • Install vents and traps in the plumbing system, in accordance with required codes.

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Pay by Experience Level for Plumber

A mid-career Plumber with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.42 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Plumber with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $34.45 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $45.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (10.3% less), Dallas, Texas (7.3% less) and Denver, Colorado (6.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 40 survey responses.
Mid Career
17.5%
Experienced
45.0%
Late Career
37.5%