Painters, Construction and Maintenance Salary Information in Illinois

The average annual and hourly salaries for painters, construction and maintenance in the state of Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of painters, construction and maintenance among Illinois metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Painters, Construction and Maintenance in Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,250
25th Percentile Wage
$34,660
50th Percentile Wage
$48,100
75th Percentile Wage
$84,340
90th Percentile Wage
$97,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for painters, construction and maintenance in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $97,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,250.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.66
25th Percentile Wage
$16.66
50th Percentile Wage
$23.13
75th Percentile Wage
$40.54
90th Percentile Wage
$46.81

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for painters, construction and maintenance in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $46.81. The median hourly salary is $23.13. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.66.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of painters, construction and maintenance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,100-2.31%4.95%
201549,210-12.29%-
201455,26014.44%-
201347,2803.30%-
201245,720--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Painters, Construction and Maintenance in Illinois Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of painters, construction and maintenance in some Illinois cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of painters, construction and maintenance in state of Illinois ranges from $36,710 to $67,010. The highest paying area for painters, construction and maintenance in Illinois is Springfield with a median annual salary of $67,010. The second highest paying city/area in Illinois State is Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) (mean annual salary $56,950). The lowest paying area is Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $36,710.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Springfield
$67,010
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$56,950
Decatur
$54,730
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$51,180
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$51,140
Champaign-Urbana
$48,270
Bloomington-Normal
$47,630
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$45,850
Peoria
$42,430
Kankakee-Bradley
$38,660
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$37,620
Rockford
$37,230
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$36,710


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