How much does a Plumber make in Illinois?

817 salaries reported, updated at January 19, 2021
$20.07
per hour

The average salary for a plumber is $20.07 per hour in Illinois and $6,750 overtime per year.

17% lower
than national average
Overtime
$6,750
per year

Most common benefits

  • Food provided
  • Professional development assistance
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Flexible schedule
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Salaries by years of experience in Illinois

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for plumbers

Most recommended skill

Boiler

The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 53.79% since 2018. Plumbers with this skill earn +38.48% more than the average base salary, which is $20.07 per hour.

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+33.21%
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+26.78%
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Most common benefits for Plumbers

  • Food provided
  • Professional development assistance
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Disability insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Life insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k)
  • Referral program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 2,916 ratings

54% of Plumbers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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