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Maintenance Carpenter Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$54,353 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Maintenance Carpenter is $54,353 a year and $26 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Maintenance Carpenter is between $40,033 and $66,298. 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, repairs, and installs structural woodwork and equipment, such as counters, cabinets, benches, partitions, floors, doors, building framework, and trim, in establishment, using carpenter's hand tools and power tools, working from blueprints, drawings, or verbal instructions.
Maintenance Carpenter Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Carpenters

Job family population: 693,050

Estimated population of Maintenance Carpenter jobs: 5,967

Rate of error: 0.8%

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...

Maintenance Carpenter Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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 ... The goal is to contribute to the construction and maintenance of strong and long-lasting buildings ...
May 7
East Dundee, IL, USA
Perfection Property Restoration
The Carpenter is responsible for assisting the Team with completion of construction-related ... GED or High School Diploma and four years of experience relating to construction, maintenance, or ...
Lead Carpenter
May 21
Chicago, IL, USA
Just Builders, Inc.
Just Builders is looking for one or more Lead Carpenters to expand our number of crews working on ... maintain a positive work ethic. Work Location: Multiple locations. Benefits offered: Paid time off ...
Lead Carpenter
May 7
East Dundee, IL, USA
Perfection Property Restoration
The Lead Carpenter is responsible for assisting the Team with completion of construction-related ... and maintenance, demolition of horizontal and vertical structures. * Manage work sites on a daily ...
Apprentice Carpenter
Jun 24
Palatine, IL, USA
Recruiting Solutions
Earns trust and maintains confidences. Does what is right, not just what is politically expedient. ... Carpenters in the area, please forward resume today to Human Resources.
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