A Carpenter in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $19.42 per hour.

$13.18 - $30.30
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.18 - $30.30  
   
Overtime
$22.33  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$3,750  
   
Total Pay (?
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$29,102 - $72,021  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
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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Pay by Experience Level for Carpenter

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

Key Stats for Carpenter

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
30%
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Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%


Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

Adobe FrameMaker
up arrow 1%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

FrameMaker
0%

National Average
$42,000

Siding Installation
up arrow 1%

Window or Door Installation
up arrow 2%

Flooring Installation
up arrow 3%

Blueprints
up arrow 5%

Cabinetry Installation
up arrow 7%

Roofing Materials Installation
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 62%
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