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Laborer Construction Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,104 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Laborer Construction is $36,104 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Laborer Construction is between $27,694 and $42,974. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Laborer Construction. 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 performs a variety of physical labor duties on construction projects.
  • Transfers from one task to another as directed.
Laborer Construction Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Construction Laborers

Job family population: 962,060

Estimated population of Laborer Construction jobs: 36,029

Rate of error: 0.7%

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...

Laborer Construction Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Cement Construction Laborer
Jun 16
Glenview, IL, USA
Demeter Masonry
Tasks involve physical labor at construction commercial and residential construction sites to assist with the installation of cement foundations, footings, and stem walls. As well as building ...
Construction Laborer
Apr 18
Downers Grove, IL, USA
We are now hiring for Construction Helpers and Labor. Laborer Responsibilities Include: • Moving, securing, installing, building, and loading or unloading materials • Assisting in the building or ...
General Labor - Landscape Construction
Apr 24
Cicero, IL, USA
Premier Service.
Maintenance Foreman & laborers / Capataz de Mantenimiento y obreros * Enhancement Foreman ... Premier's primary mission is to provide the highest level of design, construction, and maintenance ...
General Laborer
May 7
Gilberts, IL, USA
Advance Design Studio, Ltd.
If you are a General Laborer or Entry Level Carpenter interested in residential construction, there's an opening on our team for you! Ideal General Labor worker/entry level carpenter candidate would ...
General Laborer
May 23
Downers Grove, IL, USA
People Ready
We are looking for a crew of efficient, safety-minded Laborers for a residential construction development. We have long-term work available for the right candidate in a variety of positions.
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