A Carpenter in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earns an average wage of $19.75 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management, Roofing Materials Installation, and Blueprints.

$15.21 - $36.06
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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Hourly Rate
$15.21 - $36.06  
   
Overtime
$26.25  
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$34,240 - $74,350  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
Milwaukee:
$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$802
Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
5.7%

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Key Stats for Carpenter

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
35%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries


Late-Career
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National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 36%

Roofing Materials Installation
up arrow 25%

Blueprints
up arrow 20%

Cabinetry Installation
up arrow 10%

Window or Door Installation
up arrow 3%

Flooring Installation
up arrow 2%

Siding Installation
0%

National Average
$42,000

Adobe FrameMaker
up arrow 10%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
dental benefits
None: 56%
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