The average rate for a Carpenter in Chicago, Illinois is $25.36 per hour. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$31,000 - $71,500
(Median)
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$51K
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MEDIAN: $50,868
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$14.77 - $44.49
(Median)
$15
$25
$44
MEDIAN: $25.00
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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Salary
$50,868  
   
Total Pay (?
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$30,661 - $104,662  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.77 - $44.49  
   
Overtime
$20.36 - $65.95  
Local Annualized Data (?
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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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$30,661 - $104,662  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries



National Average
$56,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 26%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 28%

Blueprints
up arrow 5%

National Average
$56,000

Flooring Installation
up arrow 4%

Adobe FrameMaker
up arrow 4%


FrameMaker
up arrow 5%

Siding Installation
up arrow 5%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
medical benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 41%
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