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House Builder Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$52,686 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a House Builder is $52,686 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a House Builder is between $38,805 and $64,265. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a House Builder. 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

  • Builds and repairs houses, barns, commercial buildings, garages, and similar structures according to rough sketches or verbal orders, typically performing duties of several building trades craft workers, especially those of bricklayer; carpenter; painter; paperhanger; plasterer.
  • Worker is not expert in any one trade and work usually does not possess finish of more specialized workers.
  • May prepare own building plans.
  • May sublet portions of work to specialists.
  • This job is generally found in rural areas where specialists in individual building trades are not available.
House Builder Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Job family population: 9,000

Estimated population of House Builder jobs: 169

Rate of error: 10.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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...

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