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Construction Worker Salary
in Illinois, United States

$43,272 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$753

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Construction Worker is $43,272 a year and $21 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Construction Worker is between $32,224 and $52,474. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Construction Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Constructs and repairs buildings, bridges, and roads.
  • Demolishes buildings and bridges.
  • Grades and maintains railroad right-of-ways and lays ties and rail.
  • Widens, deepens, and improves rivers, canals, and harbors, requiring little or no independent judgment.
  • Installs waterworks, locks, and dams.
Construction Worker Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Construction Laborers

Job family population: 962,060

Estimated population of Construction Worker jobs: 47,737

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$50,165
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Construction Worker Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Construction worker or Labour worker-ready for change?
Jul 12
Chicago, IL, USA
Azure | Chicago
Construction worker or Labour worker-ready for change?​ We are driven by an enthusiastic spirit and exuberance to succeed! What we offer: * Dedicated career paths for all positions. * We believe in ...
Construction Worker
Jul 6
Chicago, IL, USA
1st Choice Solutions
Located in Harwood Heights, Illinois, 1st Choice Solutions is looking for an experienced and full-time construction technician. This position is open to individuals with the adequate experience and ...
Construction Crew
Jul 7
Thomson, United States
Wick Buildings Inc.
We are looking for a enthusiastic and competent construction workers to join our crew based in the Clinton, IA/Thomson, IL area. The area is very busy and we need you to meet the demand for our ...
General Laborer
Jun 25
Pekin, IL, USA
LaborMax Staffing
They move and lift heavy items throughout the construction zone and assist construction workers in finishing projects safely. Additionally, a laborer has experience operating heavy machinery and ...
Construction Laborer
Jun 28
Chicago, IL, USA
Alexis European Cleaning
We are hiring a construction laborer. We work outside, building decks around Chicagoland area. Job ... Compensation based on experience and working qualities For any questions, please call 847 849 6338

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Construction Worker is $43,272 a year and $21 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Construction Worker is between $32,224 and $52,474. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Construction Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Construction Worker Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Construction worker or Labour worker-ready for change?
Jul 12
Chicago, IL, USA
Azure | Chicago
Construction worker or Labour worker-ready for change?​ We are driven by an enthusiastic spirit and exuberance to succeed! What we offer: * Dedicated career paths for all positions. * We believe in ...
Construction Worker
Jul 6
Chicago, IL, USA
1st Choice Solutions
Located in Harwood Heights, Illinois, 1st Choice Solutions is looking for an experienced and full-time construction technician. This position is open to individuals with the adequate experience and ...
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