The average rate for a Carpenter in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $20.68 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Blueprints and Project Management.

$23,583 - $81,389
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MEDIAN: $43,909
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$13.65 - $41.23
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$41
MEDIAN: $20
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Salary
$43,909  
   
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$27,100 - $93,056  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Hourly Rate
$13.65 - $41.23  
   
Overtime
$15.71 - $61.57  
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$27,100 - $93,056  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Carpenter

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

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Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries



National Average
$48,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

Blueprints
up arrow 32%

Project Management
up arrow 11%

National Average
$48,000

Window or Door Installation
up arrow 5%

Siding Installation
up arrow 5%

Cabinetry Installation
up arrow 6%

Flooring Installation
up arrow 6%

Roofing Materials Installation
up arrow 8%

FrameMaker
up arrow 11%

Adobe FrameMaker
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
medical benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 52%
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