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How much does an Ironworker make in Illinois?

Average Ironworker Hourly Wage in Illinois

Ironworkers earn a median hourly wage of $42.34. Hourly wages typically start from $26.01 and go up to $48.37.

Average Ironworker Yearly Salary in Illinois

Ironworkers earn a median salary of $88,070 per year. Salaries typically start from $54,100 and go up to $100,620.

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Ironworker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Ironworker Earnings

The highest earning Ironworkers in Illinois earn:

$48.37
an hour
$100,620
per year
Senior Ironworker Earnings

Senior Ironworkers in Illinois earn:

$46.02
an hour
$95,710
per year
Experienced Ironworker Earnings

Experienced Ironworkers in Illinois earn:

$42.34
an hour
$88,070
per year
Junior Ironworker Earnings

Junior Ironworkers in Illinois earn:

$36.89
an hour
$76,720
per year
Starting Ironworker Earnings

Starting Ironworkers in Illinois earn:

$26.01
an hour
$54,100
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Ironworker salary comparison

Historical salary for Ironworkers in Illinois

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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