The average pay for an Entry-Level Carpenter is AU$25.27 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Carpentry and FrameMaker.

AU$22,568 - AU$69,896
AU$23K
AU$50K
AU$70K
MEDIAN: AU$49,801
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.79 - AU$35.79
AU$19
AU$25
AU$36
MEDIAN: AU$25.27
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$74K
Salary AU$22,568 - AU$69,896
Bonus AU$3,000
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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AU$36,280 - AU$74,329
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 159
Hourly Data AU$0AU$49
Hourly Rate AU$18.79 - AU$35.79
Hourly Tips AU$1.00
Overtime AU$21.33 - AU$49.44
Annual Data AU$0AU$74K
Bonus AU$3,000
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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AU$36,280 - AU$74,329
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 629

Carpenter Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,553

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Carpenter Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Carpenter in Queensland:
Be a plumber, carpenters get raped!

Carpenter in Wagga Wagga:
If you are supplying all of your own tools, trailer, vehicle, paying own fuel then discuss rate with employer so everything is accounted for I.e wear and tear on tools and vehicle.

Carpenter in Sydney:
"Hard On Your Body."
Some carpentry work can be very physical and stressful at times and can be hard on your body. Be prepared to work hard.

Key Stats for Carpenter

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
33%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

▲17%

▲17%

▲4%



▲1%


National Average
AU$53,000

▼3%

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 90%