A Carpenter in Brisbane, Queensland earns an average wage of AU$30.48 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Residential and Window or Door Installation. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$39,019 - AU$95,000
AU$39K
AU$55K
AU$95K
MEDIAN: AU$55,459
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.26 - AU$40.91
AU$20
AU$31
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$30.54
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$95K
Salary AU$39,019 - AU$95,000
Bonus AU$2,035
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$41,970 - AU$87,682
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49
Hourly Data AU$0AU$56
Hourly Rate AU$20.26 - AU$40.91
Overtime AU$29.03 - AU$56.08
Annual Data AU$0AU$87K
Bonus AU$2,035
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$41,970 - AU$87,682
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 279

Job Description for Carpenter

A carpenter creates wooden products that are often used to create structures, such as furniture, artwork, foundations, doors, and window framing. Much of the work is done independently, so it is important to be able to adhere to deadlines. Attention to detail is essential, as the end product needs to be safe and aesthetically please.

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Carpenter Tasks

  • Build closets, counters, shelves, cabinets, doors, bulletin boards, windows, wall panels and other related finish carpentry items.
  • Dismantle or demolish and remove designated items prior to the commencement of repairs.
  • Select lumber, materials and supplies.
  • Work from blueprints, sketches and drawings in addition to verbal and written descriptions to accomplish the job.

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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 AU$54,000 based on 123 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 AU$66,000 based on 152 salaries. An experienced Carpenter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$74,000 based on 119 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 AU$78,000 based on 42 salaries.

Key Stats for Carpenter

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries

▲22%

▲16%

▲4%

National Average
AU$63,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

▲11%



Maintenance
▼0%

National Average
AU$63,000


▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 89%