Chicago has 2,896,016 residents. It is located in Cook county.
Construction schools in Chicago charged students an average tuition of $15,380.00 if they were Illinois residents, and $16,992.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
Books and supplies for construction schools in Chicago cost an average of $1,479.00. Students who live on campus while attending a construction school in Chicago, can expect to pay an average of $9,011.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,869.00. There are four construction colleges in Chicago from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 540 students completed construction programs in Chicago.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers||$81,690.00||7,220|
|Brickmasons and Blockmasons||$72,100.00||3,670|
|Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers||$61,370.00||3,800|
|Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators||$55,600.00||500|
|Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators||$71,800.00||6,160|
|Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall||$57,540.00||1,140|
|Insulation Workers, Mechanical||$48,190.00||Not available|
|Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters||$71,200.00||12,080|
|Plasterers and Stucco Masons||$64,150.00||130|
|Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers||$68,480.00||800|
|Construction and Building Inspectors||$64,230.00||1,480|
|Elevator Installers and Repairers||$82,690.00||380|
|Hazardous Materials Removal Workers||$65,560.00||240|