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Pile Driving Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$66,030 (USD)

Average Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly

$2,344

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pile Driving Operator is $66,030 a year and $32 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Pile Driving Operator is between $47,693 and $81,213. 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

Description:
  • Operates pile driver mounted on skids, barge, crawler treads, or locomotive crane to drive piling as foundations for structures, such as buildings, bridges, and piers.
  • Moves hand and foot levers to control diesel-, electric-, gasoline-, or steam-powered hoisting equipment to position piling leads, hoist piling into leads, and position hammer over top of pile.
Pile Driving Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Pile-Driver Operators

Job family population: 3,710

Estimated population of Pile Driving Operator jobs: 3,514

Rate of error: 7.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$76,547
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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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