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Yard Foreman Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$62,578 (USD)

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Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Yard Foreman is $62,578 a year and $30 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Yard Foreman is between $45,582 and $76,713. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Yard Foreman. 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

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in receiving, storing, issuing, and maintaining machines, equipment, materials, and supplies in construction storage building or yard.
  • Oversees shipments in and out of yard and evaluates for specified quantity and quality.
Yard Foreman Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand

Job family population: 187,880

Estimated population of Yard Foreman jobs: 3,594

Rate of error: 0.8%

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...

Yard Foreman Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Small Engine Mechanic / Yard Foreman- Green-Up
May 6
Plainfield, United States
Acres Group
SMALL ENGINE MECHANIC / YARD FOREMAN (dual role) @ Green-Up (Plainfield, IL) EXCELLENT BENEFITS! 401k * GROWTH! PAID WEEKLY! MAJOR OBJECTIVES: The main objectives of the Small Engine Mechanic/Yard ...
May 29
The Foreman will be responsible for performing wireless installations as well as test, analyze and troubleshoot problems within the wireless network with minimal guidance for tasks performed. They ...
Lighting Install Foreman
Jun 7
Vernon Hills, IL, USA
LightSource Unlimited, Inc.
The Lighting Install Foreman is responsible for the project management and effective completion of small, medium and large/complex lighting installations. This includes project and financial ...
Foreman-Gas Distribution Pipeline
Apr 6
Merrillville, IN, USA
Michels Corporation
As a Foreman, your key responsibilities would be to provide field management of gas distribution replacement pipeline construction projects. Why Michels? We are consistently ranked among the top 10% ...
Forklift Operator
May 20
Cortland, IL, USA
Alexander Lumber
... yard environment DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Actively participate in company safety committee. ... foreman or more senior assemblers in order to increase own knowledge of work processes. 9. ...
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