Tile Setters


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Tile Setters

Tile Setters - Wages & Trends

Wages vary greatly by area of the country and by union membership. Workers who belong to unions usually earn higher wages than non-union members. Wages also vary based on the tile setter's experience. 

Benefits vary by employer. Full-time tile setters may receive typical benefits. These include paid vacation, sick leave, and health insurance. Self-employed tile setters must provide their own insurance.

Tile and Stone Setters (SOC 47-2044)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $15.41 $18.81 $34.69
Yearly $32,048 $39,116 $72,164
    Champaign Area Hourly $13.03 $14.48 $17.77
Yearly $27,111 $30,128 $36,955
    Cook County Hourly $15.05 $17.25 $19.58
Yearly $31,296 $35,886 $40,722
    Du Page County Hourly $30.69 $36.18 $40.36
Yearly $63,845 $75,258 $83,957
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $33.20 $35.69 $38.19
Yearly $69,057 $74,243 $79,429
    Rockford Area Hourly $13.06 $13.99 $14.91
Yearly $27,160 $29,090 $31,020
United States Hourly $15.99 $20.70 $27.21
Yearly $33,270 $43,050 $56,600

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