Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. During the first five years of their careers, Carpenters in Boston, Mass. see a median income of $43K. Survey respondents with five to 10 years of experience report an only modestly higher median of $44K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Carpenters in Boston make a median salary of $48K. In the end, more experience does seem to mean larger paychecks; seasoned Boston Carpenters with more than 20 years of experience earn a predictably higher median salary of $52K.