The average pay for a Carpenter is AU$29.76 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are second fix and Formwork.

AU$34,405 - AU$85,124
AU$34K
AU$57K
AU$85K
MEDIAN: AU$56,756
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50%
90%
AU$20.54 - AU$44.44
AU$21
AU$30
AU$44
MEDIAN: AU$30.12
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$93K
Salary AU$34,405 - AU$85,124
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$14,398
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$41,796 - AU$93,583
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 379
Hourly Data AU$0AU$71
Hourly Rate AU$20.54 - AU$44.44
Hourly Tips AU$0.02
Overtime AU$28.77 - AU$71.12
Annual Data AU$0AU$93K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$14,398
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$41,796 - AU$93,583
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,650

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Pay by Experience Level for Carpenter

Pay by Experience for a Carpenter has a positive trend. An entry-level Carpenter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 733 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Carpenter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 924 salaries. An experienced Carpenter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$72,000 based on 595 salaries. A Carpenter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$74,000 based on 253 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$62,359

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Carpenter Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Carpenter?

Carpenter in Mildura:
"Building."
Pros: Hands on work. Seeing a finished product.
Cons: Physical, drive my own car. Not payed super, no pay slips, no overtime. Always feel like the one losing out.

Carpenter in Sydney:
"Hard."
Pros: Its outdoors keeps me active and fit.
Cons: Allways out in the weather. Very hard physically. Allways working in a rush.

Carpenter in Melbourne:
"Carpentry."
Pros: Everything about my job.
Cons: The commute to and from work.

Carpenter in Canberra:
"Not bad."
Pros: Rewarding to see what you are left with when Finnished the job.
Cons: The wages are fairly poor and are hard to live off.

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Key Stats for Carpenter

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries

▲18%

▲16%

National Average
AU$62,000

▼1%

▼16%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

second fix
▲17%

▲13%

▲5%

▲2%


National Average
AU$62,000

Roofing Materials Installation
▼1%

▼1%

Fix Out
▼1%


Maintenance
▼2%

▼4%

▼6%

Commercial
▼7%

renovation
▼17%

renovations
▼19%

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 92%
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