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Carpenter Supervisor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$83,019 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carpenter Supervisor is $83,019 a year and $40 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Carpenter Supervisor is between $59,120 and $102,700. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Carpenter Supervisor. 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

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in construction, installation, and repair of wooden structures and fixtures.
  • Studies blueprints to determine dimensions of structure.
  • Utilizes rule, framing square, and calipers to lay out floor plan and cabinetwork.
  • Selects materials and structural units, such as lumber, prefabricated doors and cabinets of wood or plastic, and paneling, and inspects them to ensure conformance with provisions of building code and local ordinance.
  • Determines sequence of activities concerned with fabrication, assembly, and erection of structure.
  • Develops work schedules and assigns workers to such tasks as cutting material to size, building concrete forms, erecting wooden framework, and laying flooring.
  • When supervising employees engaged chiefly in one occupation or craft, is required to be adept in activities of employees supervised.
  • When supervising employees in several occupations, is required to possess general knowledge of the activities involved.
Carpenter Supervisor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Job family population: 556,300

Estimated population of Carpenter Supervisor jobs: 4,528

Rate of error: 0.6%

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 Supervisor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Jun 13
Pleasant Prairie, WI, USA
Catalyst Exhibit
Other duties as assigned Required/Preferred Education and Experience: • 5+ years of carpentry ... Supervisory Responsibilities: N/A Language Skills: • Excellent verbal communication skills ...
Apprentice Carpenter
Jun 24
Palatine, IL, USA
Recruiting Solutions
Teamwork: Reaches out to peers and cooperates with supervisors to establish an overall ... Carpenters in the area, please forward resume today to Human Resources.
Carpenter -Hiring now
Jun 20
Northbrook, IL, USA
Incredible Builders, Inc.
Experienced Carpenter needed for residential/light commercial remodeling (full time position) Candidate should have the following requirements; Be able to independently work completing carpentry task ...
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
CCA, Inc.
R & D Thiel the Chicago land suburban markets largest carpentry contractor is in need of experienced carpenters and trainees. We have jobsite in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Will, McHenry and Lake ...
May 24
Oak Park, IL, USA
VonDreel Freerksen Construction
A carpenter is an individual with great hand dexterity and an eye for detail. The ideal candidate will also have good knowledge of wood properties and other carpentry materials. Working with little ...
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