Pay for Experienced Carpenters sits in the ballpark of $20.63 per hour. In the world of Experienced Carpenters, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $6K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $5K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $31K and $74K. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. The majority of Experienced Carpenters claim high levels of job satisfaction. Over a third enjoy medical while around one in five get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to roughly a sixth. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$28,625 - $79,088
$29K
$47K
$79K
MEDIAN: $46,782
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$14.87 - $34.21
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$34
MEDIAN: $20.63
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$28,625 - $79,088  
   
Bonus
$306.39 - $5,804  
Profit Sharing
$103.04 - $5,333  
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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$31,045 - $73,898  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 247
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.87 - $34.21  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.88  
Overtime
$22.19 - $46.03  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$306.39 - $5,804  
   
Commission
$0.00  
Profit Sharing
$103.04 - $5,333  
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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$31,045 - $73,898  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,331

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Self-Employed is infamous for dishing out the smallest paychecks in the area (the median in that office is $42K), but the company pay scale is greatly mixed, meaning that workers on the low end may earn only $32K while workers on the upper end may rake in $114K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $45,319

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For Experienced Carpenters, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 47 percent greater than the national average. Experienced Carpenters can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+47 percent), Seattle (+38 percent), Los Angeles (+35 percent), and Minneapolis (+34 percent). New Orleans ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 6 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Carpenter

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 262 votes.
076
10-19 years
77%
20 years or more
23%
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Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries



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National Average
$45,000


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Carpenter
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Roofing Materials Installation
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 262 votes.

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
dental benefits
None: 64%
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