Carpenter in Grand Rapids, Michigan Salary

The average rate for a Carpenter in Grand Rapids, Michigan is $16.45 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$13.97 - $23.66
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MEDIAN: $16.54
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Hourly Rate
$13.97 - $23.66  
   
Overtime
$25.50  
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$29,061 - $59,430  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kent County, Michigan
195,099
Male:
95,669 (49.0%)
Female:
99,430 (51.0%)
Grand Rapids is the second-largest city in Michigan, and the largest city in West Michigan. It is on the Grand River about 30 miles (48 km) east of Lake Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 188,040. In 2010, the Grand Rapids metropolitan area had a population of 1,005,648, and the combined statistical area of Grand Rapids-Muskegon-Holland had a population of 1,321,557. Grand Rapids is the county seat of Kent County, Michigan. A historic furniture-manufacturing center, Grand Rapids is home to five of the world's leading office furniture companies, and is nicknamed Furniture City. Its more common modern nickname of River City refers to the landmark river for which it was named. The city and surrounding communities are economically diverse, based in the health care, information technology, automotive, aviation, and consumer goods manufacturing industries, among others. Grand Rapids is the hometown of U.S. President Gerald Ford, who is buried with...
Grand Rapids:
$41,857
Michigan:
$51,084
$830
Grand Rapids:
$122,000
Michigan:
$137,500
4.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Carpenter

Pay by Experience for a Carpenter has a positive trend. An entry-level Carpenter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Carpenter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Carpenter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 14 salaries. A Carpenter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Carpenter

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
58%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries

Late-Career
▲23%

▲1%

National Average
$40,000

Mid-Career
▼15%

Entry-Level
▼26%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

Siding Installation
▲3%

Project Management
▲3%

Window or Door Installation
▲1%

National Average
$40,000

Flooring Installation
▼1%

Cabinetry Installation
▼2%

Blueprints
▼7%

Roofing Materials Installation
▼12%

Adobe FrameMaker
▼15%

FrameMaker
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
58%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 33%
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