Experienced Carpenter Salary

Average Experienced Carpenters make around $20.73 per hour. Total incomes of Experienced Carpenters incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $6K from bonuses and close to $5K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $31K and $74K. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Medical benefits are awarded to over a third, and slightly less than a fourth earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Carpenters, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$29,030 - $81,781
$29K
$49K
$82K
MEDIAN: $48,878
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$14.98 - $34.38
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$21
$34
MEDIAN: $20.73
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$0$81K
Salary $29,030 - $81,781
Bonus $293.61 - $6,017
Profit Sharing $292.77 - $5,000
Commission $0.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,418 - $74,484
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 250
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $14.98 - $34.38
Hourly Tips $1.25
Overtime $22.05 - $46.28
Annual Data $0$74K
Bonus $293.61 - $6,017
Commission $0.00
Profit Sharing $292.77 - $5,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,418 - $74,484
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,328

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The pay scale is far from balanced at Self-Employed. While salaries on one end can reach $113K, the company's median pay sits at $42K, the lowest in the industry.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,219

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 41 percent, Experienced Carpenters in Chicago receive some of the highest pay in the country. Experienced Carpenters can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+35 percent), Seattle (+34 percent), Minneapolis (+31 percent), and Boston (+29 percent). Falling short of the national average by 15 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Orlando. Employers pay around 12 percent less in Grand Rapids and 8 percent less in Denver, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Carpenter

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 310 votes.
10-19 years
77%
20 years or more
23%
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Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

Carpentry
▲14%


▲1%

finish carpenter
▼0%

National Average
$46,000




Carpenter
▼6%



TRIM
▼7%

Roofing Materials Installation
▼8%

framer
▼9%

Team Leadership
▼10%

framing
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 310 votes.

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 63%
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