A Carpenter in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $19.21 per hour.

$13.81 - $29.80
(Median)
$14
$19
$30
MEDIAN: $19.00
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Hourly Rate
$13.81 - $29.80  
   
Overtime
$18.62 - $38.35  
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Bonus
$3,750  
   
Total Pay (?
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$29,568 - $87,705  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,264,262
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 22%

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%


Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

Adobe FrameMaker
up arrow 1%

National Average
$43,000

FrameMaker
up arrow 1%

Siding Installation
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Window or Door Installation
up arrow 3%

Blueprints
up arrow 4%

Flooring Installation
up arrow 4%

Cabinetry Installation
up arrow 6%

Roofing Materials Installation
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
medical benefits
Vision: 23%
dental benefits
None: 54%
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