Brickmasons and Blockmasons Salary Information in Illinois

The average annual and hourly salaries for brickmasons and blockmasons in the state of Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of brickmasons and blockmasons among Illinois cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Brickmasons and Blockmasons in Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,710
25th Percentile Wage
$55,460
50th Percentile Wage
$81,620
75th Percentile Wage
$94,540
90th Percentile Wage
$101,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for brickmasons and blockmasons in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,710.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.17
25th Percentile Wage
$26.67
50th Percentile Wage
$39.24
75th Percentile Wage
$45.45
90th Percentile Wage
$48.83

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for brickmasons and blockmasons in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $48.83. The median hourly salary is $39.24. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.17.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of brickmasons and blockmasons from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201681,6205.76%18.11%
201576,9202.54%-
201474,97011.00%-
201366,720-0.18%-
201266,840--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Brickmasons and Blockmasons in Illinois Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of brickmasons and blockmasons in some Illinois cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of brickmasons and blockmasons in state of Illinois ranges from $37,410 to $86,660. The highest paying area for brickmasons and blockmasons in Illinois is Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) with a median annual salary of $86,660. The second highest paying city/area in Illinois State is Rockford (mean annual salary $85,240). The lowest paying area is Bloomington-Normal with a median annual salary of $37,410.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$86,660
Rockford
$85,240
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$85,150
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$76,290
Champaign-Urbana
$71,290
Springfield
$66,930
Peoria
$64,980
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$61,430
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$58,110
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$54,920
Bloomington-Normal
$37,410


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