Carpet Installer Salary

A Carpet Installer earns an average wage of $16.57 per hour. A skill in Flooring Installation is associated with high pay for this job.

$23,672 - $70,647

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$10.18 - $29.48

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$23,672 - $70,647  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,538  
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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$22,046 - $70,284  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 43
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.18 - $29.48  
   
Overtime
$14.54 - $40.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,538  
   
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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$22,046 - $70,284  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 72
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Job Description for Carpet Installer

Carpet installers have a physical job with many responsibilities, including measuring and prepping a room for carpeting, ripping up and disposing of old carpet, going over samples and carpet products with clients, and installing the new carpet. Carpet installers should have an eye for detail, be able to complete a job once they've started, be able to work well with others and be able to work well on their own with minimal supervision. They must also be able to move equipment and flooring, communicate well with clients and coworkers, and solve problems.

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Carpet Installer Tasks

  • Clean work areas and vehicles, remove scraps, and dispose of materials.
  • Carry equipment, materials, and goods to and from various locations.
  • Ensure a safe working environment.
  • Drive to sites, remove existing carpeting, assess condition of floors, and install new carpet.
  • Answer questions, provide information, and represent the organization.

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Pay by Experience Level for Carpet Installer

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

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Experience Affects Carpet Installer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 38%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

National Average
$35,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 20% dental benefits Dental: 11%
vision benefits Vision: 9% employee benefits None: 80%
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