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Carpenter Apprentice Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$31,756 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carpenter Apprentice is $31,756 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Carpenter Apprentice is between $24,959 and $37,475. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Carpenter Apprentice. 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

  • Apprentices in carpentry.
  • Learns principles and techniques under direct supervision.
Carpenter Apprentice Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Carpenters

Job family population: 693,050

Estimated population of Carpenter Apprentice jobs: 5,960

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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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...

Carpenter Apprentice Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Apprentice Carpenter
Jun 24
Palatine, IL, USA
Recruiting Solutions
Apprentice Carpenter Fast growing, prestigious, custom design home builder and high-end remodeler is in need of an Apprentice Carpenter. Our company is a recognized leader in the area with a ...
May 24
Oak Park, IL, USA
VonDreel Freerksen Construction
Successful completion of a carpentry apprenticeship program preferred Join our growing team. Apply today
Apprentice & Assistant Carpenter
Jun 23
Hebron, United States
Lakewood Carpentry LLC
Small carpentry company in search of two workers. One apprentice, one assistant with some skills in Construction.Valid driver's license, working vehicle, and own hand tools required. Must be able to ...
Apprentice/Carpenter/Lead Installer
May 17
Addison, IL, USA
Great Day Improvements, LLC dba Patio Enclosures & Stanek Windows
Helper, Apprentice, Carpenter, and Lead Installer positions available. $15-23/hr to start based on skill level, Industry-Leading Benefits options, and room for rapid advancement/growth! The ...
Framing and Finish Carpenter
Jun 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Impeccable Installations, Inc.
Need to hire full time carpenter(s). Must be proficient in wood and steel framing as well as trim work. This position is for a talented, professional who would like to work for a fun, vibrant company ...
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