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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

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More Illinois Carpentry Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Joliet
Associates
15,383
Grayslake
Associates
14,768
Edwardsville
Doctorate
14,142
Belleville
Associates
9,515
East Peoria
Associates
9,290
Rockford
Associates
7,699
Moline
Associates
5,613
South Holland
Associates
3,703
Centralia
Associates
3,665
Chicago
Associates
3,472
Kankakee
Associates
3,078
Danville
Associates
2,666
Quincy
Associates
1,968

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:
Carpenters

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Kankakee230 $63,180
Peoria840 $55,050
Rockford890 $46,640
Springfield640 $52,860
Carbondale-Marion340 $55,050
Champaign-Urbana400 $59,180
Danville50 $50,520
Decatur200 $47,200
Bloomington210 $54,950

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