Illinois Electricians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Electricians in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Electricians in Illinois

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

Salaries for Electricians in Illinois

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

Schools for Electricians in Illinois are listed below.

Selected Electrician Schools in Illinois

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More Illinois Electrician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College Chicago Associate 9,679
College of DuPage Glen Ellyn Associate 25,768
College of Lake County Grayslake Associate 16,010
Heartland Community College Normal Associate 4,827
Illinois Valley Community College Oglesby Associate 4,103
John A Logan College Carterville Associate 7,559
John Wood Community College Quincy Associate 2,417
Joliet Junior College Joliet Associate 13,149
Kishwaukee College Malta Associate 4,466
Lewis and Clark Community College Godfrey Associate 7,875
Parkland College Champaign Associate 9,407
Prairie State College Chicago Heights Associate 5,507
Rend Lake College Ina Associate 4,821
Richland Community College Decatur Associate 3,274
Shawnee Community College Ullin Associate 2,176
Southwestern Illinois College Belleville Associate 13,713
Triton College River Grove Associate 15,658
Waubonsee Community College Sugar Grove Associate 8,731

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Electricians

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 Electricians 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 220 $72120 0.54
Carbondale 210 $70590 0.93
Marion 210 $70590 0.93
Champaign 420 $66670 1
Urbana 420 $66670 1
Danville 110 $59730 0.92
Decatur 0 $23590 0
Peoria 930 $67180 1.23
Rockford 620 $78990 0.98
Kankakee 110 $61590 0.58
Springfield 310 $68420 0.67
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