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Fast Facts for Welders in Illinois

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

Salaries for Welders in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Springfield, Decatur and Rockford

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More Illinois Welding Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Moline
Associate
6,311
Galesburg
Associate
2,693
Chicago
Associate
6,140
Glen Ellyn
Associate
25,768
Grayslake
Associate
16,010
Danville
Associate
2,832
Elgin
Associate
9,613
Palatine
Associate
15,156
Normal
Associate
4,827
Freeport
Associate
2,049
East Peoria
Associate
11,804
Olney
Associate
1,610
Oglesby
Associate
4,103
Carterville
Associate
7,559
Kankakee
Associate
3,591
Centralia
Associate
5,041
Malta
Associate
4,466
Godfrey
Associate
7,875
Springfield
Associate
6,655
Palos Hills
Associate
15,859
Chicago Heights
Associate
5,507
Ina
Associate
4,821
Dixon
Associate
2,700
Ullin
Associate
2,176
Harrisburg
Associate
2,606
Belleville
Associate
13,713
Canton
Associate
2,139
River Grove
Associate
15,658
Sugar Grove
Associate
8,731

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Welders

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:
Welders

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

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bloomington 120 $35,070
Carbondale N/A $28,990
Marion N/A $28,990
Champaign 170 $31,130
Urbana 170 $31,130
Danville 110 $34,280
Decatur N/A $39,490
Peoria 720 $39,010
Rockford 730 $34,620
Kankakee 120 $33,890
Springfield 50 $35,590

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