Grundy County Prevailing Wage for August 2004

Trade Name           RG TYP C Base   FRMAN *M-F>8 OSA OSH H/W   Pensn  Vac  Trng  
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ASBESTOS ABT-GEN        ALL   29.000 29.750 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.310 3.440 0.000 0.170 
ASBESTOS ABT-MEC        BLD   23.300 24.800 1.5   1.5 2.0 3.640 5.520 0.000 0.000 
BOILERMAKER             BLD   35.600 38.800 2.0   2.0 2.0 4.550 5.690 0.000 0.210 
BRICK MASON             BLD   30.550 32.550 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.950 5.860 0.000 0.550 
CARPENTER               ALL   33.310 36.640 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.930 4.150 0.000 0.440 
CEMENT MASON            ALL   32.400 33.650 2.0   2.0 2.0 5.200 7.780 0.000 0.050 
CERAMIC TILE FNSHER     BLD   24.450  0.000 2.0   1.5 2.0 4.750 3.950 0.000 0.210 
COMMUNICATION TECH      BLD   27.820 29.320 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.910 8.630 0.000 0.280 
ELECTRIC PWR EQMT OP    ALL   33.000 38.450 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.570 7.770 0.000 0.170 
ELECTRIC PWR GRNDMAN    ALL   25.740 38.450 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.350 6.060 0.000 0.120 
ELECTRIC PWR LINEMAN    ALL   33.000 38.450 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.570 7.770 0.000 0.170 
ELECTRICIAN             BLD   34.010 37.070 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.260 10.11 0.000 0.340 
ELEVATOR CONSTRUCTOR    BLD   29.385 33.060 2.0   2.0 2.0 6.525 3.150 1.760 0.000 
GLAZIER                 BLD   29.000 30.000 1.5   2.0 2.0 5.340 7.900 0.000 0.400 
HT/FROST INSULATOR      BLD   31.650 33.400 1.5   1.5 2.0 7.260 8.360 0.000 0.230 
IRON WORKER             ALL   29.650 30.650 2.0   2.0 2.0 6.440 12.92 0.000 0.450 
LABORER                 ALL   29.000 29.750 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.310 3.440 0.000 0.170 
LATHER                  ALL   33.310 36.640 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.930 4.150 0.000 0.440 
MACHINIST               BLD   34.540 36.290 2.0   2.0 2.0 3.200 4.100 2.380 0.000 
MARBLE FINISHERS        ALL   24.050 26.050 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.470 5.860 0.000 0.550 
MARBLE MASON            BLD   30.550 32.550 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.950 5.860 0.000 0.550 
MILLWRIGHT              ALL   33.310 36.640 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.930 4.150 0.000 0.440 
OPERATING ENGINEER      BLD 1 37.600 41.600 2.0   2.0 2.0 6.050 4.850 1.800 0.600 
OPERATING ENGINEER      BLD 2 36.300 41.600 2.0   2.0 2.0 6.050 4.850 1.800 0.600 
OPERATING ENGINEER      BLD 3 33.750 41.600 2.0   2.0 2.0 6.050 4.850 1.800 0.600 
OPERATING ENGINEER      BLD 4 32.000 41.600 2.0   2.0 2.0 6.050 4.850 1.800 0.600 
OPERATING ENGINEER      HWY 1 35.800 39.800 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.050 4.850 1.800 0.600 
OPERATING ENGINEER      HWY 2 35.250 39.800 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.050 4.850 1.800 0.600 
OPERATING ENGINEER      HWY 3 33.200 39.800 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.050 4.850 1.800 0.600 
OPERATING ENGINEER      HWY 4 31.800 39.800 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.050 4.850 1.800 0.600 
OPERATING ENGINEER      HWY 5 30.600 39.800 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.050 4.850 1.800 0.600 
PAINTER                 ALL   32.100 36.110 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.550 4.900 0.000 0.340 
PAINTER SIGNS           BLD   25.150 28.240 1.5   1.5 1.5 2.600 2.010 0.000 0.000 
PILEDRIVER              ALL   33.310 36.640 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.930 4.150 0.000 0.440 
PIPEFITTER              BLD   35.000 37.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.410 5.600 0.000 0.000 
PLASTERER               BLD   29.990 30.990 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.500 5.450 0.000 0.400 
PLUMBER              E  BLD   35.000 37.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.600 7.490 0.000 0.520 
PLUMBER              W  BLD   33.510 35.510 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.600 7.490 0.000 0.520 
ROOFER                  BLD   23.760 24.760 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.120 2.460 0.000 0.320 
SHEETMETAL WORKER       BLD   32.530 34.280 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.170 6.390 0.000 0.440 
SIGN HANGER             ALL   22.990 25.290 1.5   1.5 2.0 3.790 2.500 0.000 0.000 
SPRINKLER FITTER        BLD   34.500 36.500 1.5   1.5 2.0 7.000 5.550 0.000 0.500 
STONE MASON             BLD   30.550 32.550 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.950 5.860 0.000 0.550 
TELECOM WORKER          ALL   22.900 24.400 1.5   1.5 2.0 3.000 2.650 1.430 0.000 
TERRAZZO FINISHER       BLD   25.140  0.000 2.0   1.5 2.0 5.450 4.630 0.000 0.200 
TERRAZZO MASON          BLD   29.050 30.550 2.0   1.5 2.0 5.450 5.550 0.000 0.160 
TILE MASON              BLD   29.850 31.850 2.0   1.5 2.0 4.750 4.750 0.000 0.430 
TRUCK DRIVER            ALL 1 29.040 29.590 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.825 3.275 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            ALL 2 29.190 29.590 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.825 3.275 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            ALL 3 29.390 29.590 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.825 3.275 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            ALL 4 29.590 29.590 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.825 3.275 0.000 0.000 
TUCKPOINTER             BLD   33.500 34.500 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.210 5.840 0.000 0.400 

Legend:  M-F>8 (Overtime is required for any hour greater than 8 worked
each day, Monday through Friday.
OSA  (Overtime is required for every hour worked on Saturday)
OSH  (Overtime is required for every hour worked on Sunday and Holidays)
H/W  (Health & Welfare Insurance)
Pensn (Pension)
Vac (Vacation)
Trng (Training)

Explanations

GRUNDY COUNTY

PLUMBERS & PIPEFITTERS (WEST) - That part of the county West of Rt. 47
excluding the City of Morris.

The following list is considered as those days for which holiday rates
of wages for work performed apply: New Years Day, Memorial/Decoration
Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day,
Christmas Day. Generally, any of these holidays which fall  on a
Sunday is celebrated on the following Monday.  This then makes work
performed on that Monday payable at the appropriate overtime rate for
holiday pay.   Common practice in a given local may alter certain days
of celebration such as the day after Thanksgiving for Veterans Day.
If in doubt, please check with IDOL.

EXPLANATION OF CLASSES

ASBESTOS - GENERAL - removal of asbestos material from any place in a
building, including mechanical systems where those mechanical systems
are to be  removed.  This includes the removal of asbestos materials
from ductwork or pipes in a building when the building is to be
demolished at the time or at some close  future date.

ASBESTOS - MECHANICAL - removal of asbestos material from mechanical
systems, such as pipes, ducts, and boilers, where the mechanical
systems are to  remain.

CERAMIC TILE FINISHER

The grouting, cleaning, and polishing of all classes of tile, whether
for interior or exterior purposes, all burned, glazed or unglazed
products; all composition materials, granite tiles, warning detectable
tiles, cement tiles, epoxy composite materials, pavers, glass,
mosaics, fiberglass, and all substitute materials, for tile made in
tile-like units; all mixtures in tile like form of cement, metals, and
other materials that are for and intended for use as a finished floor
surface, stair treads, promenade roofs, walks, walls, ceilings,
swimming pools, and all other places where tile is to form a finished
interior or exterior.  The mixing of all setting mortars including but
not limited to thin-set mortars, epoxies, wall mud, and any other sand
and cement mixtures or adhesives when used in the preparation,
installation, repair, or maintenance of tile and/or similar materials.
The handling and unloading of all sand, cement, lime, tile, fixtures,
equipment, adhesives, or any other materials to be used in the
preparation, installation, repair, or maintenance of tile and/or
similar materials.  Ceramic Tile Finishers shall fill all joints and
voids regardless of method on all tile work, particularly and
especially after installation of said tile work.  Application of any
and all protective coverings to all types of tile installations
including, but not be limited to, all soap compounds, paper products,
tapes, and all polyethylene coverings, plywood, masonite, cardboard,
and any new type of products that may be used to protect tile
installations, Blastrac equipment, and all floor scarifying equipment
used in preparing floors to receive tile.  The clean up and removal of
all waste and materials.  All demolition of existing tile floors and
walls to be re-tiled.

COMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN

Installation, operation, inspection, maintenance, repair and service
of radio, television, recording, voice, sound and vision production
and reproduction,  telephone and telephone interconnect, facsimile,
equipment and appliances used for domestic, commercial, educational
and entertainment purposes, pulling of  wire through conduit but not
the installation of conduit.

MARBLE FINISHER

Loading and unloading trucks, distribution of all materials (all
stone, sand, etc.), stocking of floors with material, performing all
rigging for heavy work, the handling of all mateiral that may be
needed for the installation of such materials, building of
scaffolding, polishing if needed, patching, waxing of material if
damaged, pointing up, caulking, grouting and cleaning of marble,
holding water on diamond or Carborundum blade or saw for setters
cutting, use of tub saw or any other saw needed for preparation of
material, drilling of holes for wires that anchor material set by
setters, mixing up of molding plaster for installation of material,
mixing up thin set for the installation of material, mixing up of sand
to cement for the installatin of material and such other work as may
be required in helping a Marble Setter in the handling of all material
in the erection or installation of interior marble, slate, travertine,
art marble, serpentine, alberene stone, blue stone, granite and other
stones (meaning as to stone any foreign or domestic materials as are
specified and used in building interiors and experiors and customarily
known as stone in the trade), carrara, sanionyx, vitrolite and similar
opaque glass and the laying of all marble tile, terrazzo tile, slate
tile and precast tile, steps, risers treads, base, or any other
materials that may be used as substitutes for any of the
aforementioned materials and which are used on interior and experior
which sare installed in a similar manner.

TRUCK DRIVER - BUILDING, HEAVY AND HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION
Class 1.  Two or three Axle Trucks.  A-frame Truck when used for
transportation purposes; Air Compressors and Welding Machines,
including those pulled by  cars, pick-up trucks and tractors;
Ambulances; Batch Gate Lockers; Batch Hopperman; Car and Truck
Washers; Carry-alls; Fork Lifts and Hoisters; Helpers;  Mechanics
Helpers and Greasers; Oil Distributors 2-man operation; Pavement
Breakers; Pole Trailer, up to 40 feet; Power Mower Tractors;
Self-propelled Chip  Spreader; Skipman; Slurry Trucks, 2-man
operation; Slurry Truck Conveyor Operation, 2 or 3 man; Teamsters
Unskilled dumpman; and Truck Drivers hauling  warning lights,
barricades, and portable toilets on the job site.

Class 2.  Four axle trucks; Dump Crets and Adgetors under 7 yards;
Dumpsters, Track Trucks, Euclids, Hug Bottom Dump Turnapulls or
Turnatrailers when pulling  other than self-loading equipment or
similar equipment under 16 cubic yards; Mixer Trucks under 7 yards;
Ready-mix Plant Hopper Operator, and Winch Trucks,  2 Axles.

Class 3.  Five axle trucks; Dump Crets and Adgetors 7 yards and over;
Dumpsters, Track Trucks, Euclids, Hug Bottom Dump Turnatrailers or
turnapulls when  pulling other than self-loading equipment or similar
equipment over 16 cubic yards; Explosives and/or Fission Material
Trucks; Mixer Trucks 7 yards or over;  Mobile Cranes while in transit;
Oil Distributors, 1-man operation; Pole Trailer, over 40 feet; Pole
and Expandable Trailers hauling material over 50 feet long; Slurry
trucks, 1-man operation; Winch trucks, 3 axles or more;
Mechanic--Truck Welder and Truck Painter.

Class 4.  Six axle trucks; Dual-purpose vehicles, such as mounted
crane trucks with hoist and accessories; Foreman; Master Mechanic;
Self-loading equipment  like P.B. and trucks with scoops on the front.

OPERATING ENGINEERS - BUILDING

Class 1.  Mechanic; Asphalt Plant; Asphalt Spreader; Autograde;
Backhoes with Caisson attachment; Batch Plant; Benoto; Boiler and
Throttle Valve; Caisson Rigs;  Central Redi-Mix Plant; Combination
Back Hoe Front End-loader Machine; Compressor and Throttle Valve;
Concrete Breaker (Truck Mounted); Concrete Conveyor;  Concrete Paver;
Concrete Placer; Concrete Placing Boom; Concrete Pump (Truck Mounted);
Concrete Tower; Cranes, All; Cranes, Hammerhead; Cranes, (GCI and
similar Type); Creter Crane; Crusher, Stone, etc.; Derricks, All;
Derricks, Traveling; Formless Curb and Gutter Machine; Grader,
Elevating; Grouting Machines;  Highlift Shovels or Front Endloader
2-1/4 yd. and over; Hoists, Elevators, outside type rack and pinion
and similar machines; Hoists, one, two and three Drum;  Hoists, Two
Tugger One Floor; Hydraulic Backhoes; Hydraulic Boom Trucks; Hydro Vac
(and similar equipment); Locomotives, All; Motor Patrol; Pile Drivers
and Skid  Rig; Post Hole Digger; Pre-Stress Machine; Pump Cretes Dual
Ram; Pump Cretes; Squeeze Cretes-screw Type Pumps; Raised and Blind
Hole Drill; Roto Mill Grinder;  Scoops - Tractor Drawn; Slip-form
Paver; Straddle Buggies; Tournapull; Tractor with Boom and Side Boom;
Trenching Machines.

Class 2.  Bobcat (over 3/4 cu. yd.); Boilers; Brick Forklift; Broom,
All Power Propelled; Bulldozers; Concrete Mixer (Two Bag and Over);
Conveyor, Portable; Forklift  Trucks; Greaser Engineer; Highlift
Shovels or Front Endloaders under 2-1/4 yd.; Hoists, Automatic;
Hoists, inside Freight Elevators; Hoists, Sewer Dragging  Machine;
Hoists, Tugger Single Drum; Laser Screed; Rock Drill (self-propelled);
Rock Drill (truck mounted); Rollers, All; Steam Generators; Tractors,
All; Tractor  Drawn Vibratory Roller; Winch Trucks with "A" Frame.

Class 3.  Air Compressor; Combination - Small Equipment Operator;
Generators; Heaters, Mechanical; Hoists, Inside Elevators - (Rheostat
Manual Controlled);  Hydraulic Power Units (Pile Driving, Extracting,
and Drilling); Pumps, over 3" (1 to 3 not to exceed a total  of 300
ft.); Pumps, Well Points; Welding Machines (2  through 5); Winches, 4
small Electric Drill Winches; Bobcat (up to and including 3/4 cu.
yd.).

Class 4.  Bobcats and/or other Skid Steer Loaders; Oilers; and Brick
Forklift.


OPERATING ENGINEERS - HEAVY AND HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION
Class 1.  Craft Foreman; Asphalt Plant; Asphalt Heater and Planer
Combination; Asphalt Heater Scarfire; Asphalt Spreader;
Autograder/GOMACO or other similar  type machines; ABG Paver; Backhoes
with Caisson attachment; Ballast Regulator; Belt Loader; Caisson Rigs;
Car Dumper; Central Redi-Mix Plant; Combination  Backhoe Front
Endloader Machine, (1 cu. yd. Backhoe Bucket or over or with
attachments); Concrete Breaker (Truck Mounted): Concrete Conveyor;
Concrete  Paver over 27E cu. ft.; Concrete Placer; Concrete Tube
Float; Cranes, all attachments; Cranes, Hammerhead, Linden, Peco &
Machines of a like nature; Crete Crane;  Crusher, Stone, etc.;
Derricks, All; Derrick Boats; Derricks, Traveling; Dowell machine with
Air Compressor; Dredges; Field Mechanic-Welder; Formless Curb and
Gutter Machine; Gradall and Machines of a like nature; Grader,
Elevating; Grader, Motor Grader, Motor Patrol, Auto Patrol, Form
Grader, Pull Grader, Subgrader;  Guard Rail Post Driver Mounted;
Hoists, One, Two and Three Drum; Hydraulic Backhoes; Backhoes with
shear attachments; Mucking Machine; Pile Drivers and Skid  Rig;
Pre-Stress Machine; Pump Cretes Dual Ram; Rock Drill - Crawler or Skid
Rig; Rock Drill - Truck Mounted; Roto Mill Grinder; Slip-Form Paver;
Soil Test Drill Rig  (Truck Mounted); Straddle Buggies; Hydraulic
Telescoping Form (Tunnel); Tractor Drawn Belt Loader (with attached
pusher - two engineers); Tractor with Boom;  Tractaire with
Attachments; Trenching Machine; Truck Mounted Concrete Pump with Boom;
Raised or Blind Hole; Drills (Tunnel Shaft); Underground Boring and/or
Mining Machines; Wheel Excavator; Widener (APSCO).

Class 2.  Batch Plant; Bituminous Mixer; Boiler and Throttle Valve;
Bulldozers; Car Loader Trailing Conveyors; Combination Backhoe Front
Endloader Machine (less  than 1 cu. yd. Backhoe Bucket or over or with
attachments); Compressor and Throttle Valve; Compressor, Common
Receiver (3); Concrete Breaker or Hydro  Hammer; Concrete Grinding
Machine; Concrete Mixer or Paver 7S Series to and including 27 cu.
ft.; Concrete Spreader; Concrete Curing Machine, Burlap Machine,
Belting Machine and Sealing Machine; Concrete Wheel Saw; Conveyor Muck
Cars (Haglund or Similar Type); Drills, All; Finishing Machine -
Concrete; Greaser  Engineer; Highlift Shovels or Front Endloader;
Hoist - Sewer Dragging Machine; Hydraulic Boom Trucks (All
Attachments); Hydro-Blaster; All Locomotives, Dinky;  Pump Cretes;
Squeeze Cretes-Screw Type Pumps, Gypsum Bulker and Pump; Roller,
Asphalt; Rotory Snow Plows; Rototiller, Seaman, etc., self-propelled;
Scoops -  Tractor Drawn; Self-Propelled Compactor; Spreader - Chip -
Stone, etc.; Scraper; Scraper - Prime Mover in Tandem (Regardless of
Size); Tank Car Heater;  Tractors, Push, Pulling Sheeps Foot, Disc,
Compactor, etc.; Tug Boats.

Class 3.  Boilers; Brooms, All Power Propelled; Cement Supply Tender;
Compressor, Common Receiver (2); Concrete Mixer (Two Bag and Over);
Conveyor, Portable;  Farm-Type Tractors Used for Mowing, Seeding,
etc.; Fireman on Boilers; Forklift Trucks; Grouting Machine; Hoists,
Automatic; Hoists, All Elevators; Hoists, Tugger  Single Drum; Jeep
Diggers;  Pipe Jacking Machines; Post-Hole Digger; Power Saw, Concrete
Power Driven; Pug Mills; Rollers, other than asphalt; Seed and Straw
Blower; Steam Generators; Stump Machine; Winch Trucks with "A" Frame;
Work Boats; Tamper - Form-Motor Driven.

Class 4.  Air Compressor; Combination - Small Equipment Operator;
Directional Boring Machine; Generators; Heaters, Mechanical; Hydraulic
Power Unit (Pile  Driving, Extracting, or Drilling); Hydro-Blaster;
Light Plants, All (1 through 5); Pumps, over 3" (1 to 3 not to exceed
a total of 300 ft.); Pumps, Well Points; Tractaire;  Welding Machines
(2 through 5); Winches, 4 Small Electric Drill Winches.

Class 5.  Bobcats (all); Brick Forklifts; Oilers.

TERRAZZO FINISHER

The handling of sand, cement, marble chips, and all other materials
that may be used by the Mosaic Terrazzo Mechanic, and the mixing,
grinding, grouting, cleaning and sealing of all Marble, Mosaic, and
Terrazzo work, floors, base, stairs, and wainscoting by hand or
machine, and in addition, assisting and aiding Marble, Masonic, and
Terrazzo Mechanics.

Other Classifications of Work:

For definitions of classifications not otherwise set out, the
Department generally has on file such definitions which are available.
If a task to be performed is not subject to one of the classifications
of pay set out, the Department will  upon being contacted state which
neighboring county has such a classification and provide such rate,
such rate being deemed to exist by reference in this  document.  If no
neighboring county rate applies to the task, the Department shall
undertake a special determination, such special determination  being
then deemed to have existed under this determination.  If a project
requires these, or any classification not listed, please contact IDOL
at 618/993-7271 for  wage rates or clarifications.

LANDSCAPING

Landscaping work falls under the existing classifications for laborer,
operating engineer and truck driver.  The work performed by landscape
plantsman and  landscape laborer is covered by the existing
classification of laborer.  The work performed by landscape operators
(regardless of equipment used or its size) is  covered by the
classifications of operating engineer.  The work performed by
landscape truck drivers (regardless of size of truck driven) is
covered by the  classifications of truck driver.