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Sheetrock Taper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$46,532 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$1,335

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sheetrock Taper is $46,532 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Sheetrock Taper is between $34,557 and $56,522. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Sheetrock Taper. 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:
  • Seals joints between plasterboard or other wallboards to prepare wall surface for painting or papering.
  • Mixes sealing compound by hand or with portable electric mixer, and spreads compound over joints between boards, using trowel, broad knife, or spatula.
Sheetrock Taper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Job family population: 96,550

Estimated population of Sheetrock Taper jobs: 91,453

Rate of error: 2.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,943
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

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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