Average Hourly Rate for Carpenters' Union Employees

Median pay for Carpenters' Union workers sits around $27.50 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $34.07. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

The greater proportion of employees (50 percent) report 20 years or more of experience and bring home median pay of $32.50 per hour.


Earning around $35.00 per hour on average, Journeyman Carpenters receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Carpentry Journeyman certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $35.00 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Blueprints; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $35.00 per hour.

Benefits and Perks

The vast majority of respondents report having health insurance, and the vast majority of employees report having dental coverage.

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Job Satisfaction

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