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 amongst Illinois areas 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,350
25th Percentile Wage
$51,580
50th Percentile Wage
$70,500
75th Percentile Wage
$92,260
90th Percentile Wage
$100,550

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 $100,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,350.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of brickmasons and blockmasons from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$70,500
-15.77% 5.19%
2016
$81,620
5.76% -
2015
$76,920
2.54% -
2014
$74,970
11.00% -
2013
$66,720
-0.18% -
2012
$66,840
- -

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 $88,350. The highest paying area for brickmasons and blockmasons in Illinois is Rockford with a median annual salary of $88,350. The second highest paying city/area in Illinois State is Peoria (mean annual salary $87,950). The lowest paying area is Bloomington-Normal with a median annual salary of $37,410.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Rockford
$88,350
Peoria
$87,950
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$86,660
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$81,300
Springfield
$71,710
Champaign-Urbana
$71,290
Decatur
$65,320
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$63,850
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$61,430
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$58,110
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$49,900
Bloomington-Normal
$37,410




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