Illinois Carpentry Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Carpenters in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Carpenters in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rockford, Decatur and Peoria
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Kankakee and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Rockford and Peoria

Salaries for Carpenters in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Kankakee and Bloomington

Schools for Carpenters in Illinois are listed below.

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More Illinois Carpentry Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College Chicago Associate 6,140
College of Lake County Grayslake Associate 16,010
Danville Area Community College Danville Associate 2,832
Illinois Central College East Peoria Associate 11,804
Joliet Junior College Joliet Associate 13,149
Kankakee Community College Kankakee Associate 3,591
Kaskaskia College Centralia Associate 5,041
Kishwaukee College Malta Associate 4,466
Lincoln Land Community College Springfield Associate 6,655
Parkland College Champaign Associate 9,407
Rock Valley College Rockford Associate 7,923
South Suburban College South Holland Associate 6,260
Southeastern Illinois College Harrisburg Associate 2,606
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Edwardsville Masters & First Professional 13,398
Southwestern Illinois College Belleville Associate 13,713
Triton College River Grove Associate 15,658

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Carpenters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Carpenters relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bloomington 270 $53470 0.61
Carbondale 220 $37640 0.92
Marion 220 $37640 0.92
Champaign 370 $55610 0.82
Urbana 370 $55610 0.82
Danville 60 $47960 0.46
Decatur 300 $38320 1.33
Peoria 840 $53340 1.03
Rockford 830 $47650 1.22
Kankakee 170 $49600 0.86
Springfield 700 $45250 1.41
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