Locksmiths


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Locksmiths

Locksmiths - Wages & Trends

Wages vary by employer and area of the country. The locksmith's level of experience and responsibility also affect wages.

Locksmiths who work full time usually receive benefits. Typical benefits include sick leave, paid vacation, and health insurance. Locksmiths who are self-employed must provide their own insurance.

Locksmiths and safe repairers (SOC 49-9094)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $16.24 $24.44 $33.25
Yearly $33,782 $50,835 $69,153
    Champaign Area Hourly $19.28 $21.90 $24.49
Yearly $40,099 $45,560 $50,938
    Cook County Hourly $21.30 $29.05 $36.80
Yearly $44,296 $60,423 $76,534
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $8.97 $9.30 $9.63
Yearly $18,659 $19,345 $20,031
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $17.39 $24.88 $28.17
Yearly $36,165 $51,760 $58,595
    Lake County Hourly $24.81 $29.08 $33.69
Yearly $51,614 $60,490 $70,077
    Mt. Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area Hourly $12.98 $24.06 $35.02
Yearly $26,995 $50,045 $72,835
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $17.95 $23.51 $29.60
Yearly $37,330 $48,894 $61,565
    Rock Island-Moline Area Hourly $12.91 $13.79 $14.68
Yearly $26,853 $28,691 $30,529
    Rockford Area Hourly $17.46 $19.39 $24.37
Yearly $36,320 $40,340 $50,681
    Springfield Area Hourly $14.47 $22.40 $30.89
Yearly $30,103 $46,598 $64,252
    St. Louis-Belleville Area Hourly $16.80 $24.12 $36.49
Yearly $34,949 $50,162 $75,894
United States Hourly $15.46 $20.16 $26.75
Yearly $32,160 $41,940 $55,630

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.