Average Hourly Rate for Carpenters' Union Employees

Employees of Carpenters' Union bring in an average of $28.76 per hour, and when they are working overtime, they earn $48.53. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

Employer: Carpenters' Union
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Journeyman Carpenter (4)
$20.51 - $49.48  
[-]Journeyman Carpenter (4)
Hourly Rate$20.51 - $49.48  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 12
United States (change)

Years of Experience

A typical employee has 20 years or more of experience and earns $30.00 per hour.


Earning $38.50 on average, Journeyman Carpenters receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

Carpentry Journeymans are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $35.00.


When it comes to skills, Blueprints seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $38.50.

Benefits and Perks

Almost all employees receive health insurance, and nearly all workers get dental coverage. Carpenters' Union also dishes out privileges such as a defined benefit retirement plan.

Key Stats for Carpenters' Union


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1-4 years
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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