Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
The average hourly pay for a Carpenter Apprentice is AU$18.46
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Carpenter Apprentices?
An entry-level Carpenter Apprentice with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$17.59 based on 80 salaries. An early career Carpenter Apprentice with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$18.51 based on 579 salaries. …Read more
What Do Carpenter Apprentices Do?
The Carpenter Apprentice position is the most common and productive way for a person to become a carpenter. Carpenter Apprentices work very closely with carpenters to develop and master their craft until they can call themselves a carpenter as opposed to apprentice.
The specifications for a Carpenter Apprentice varies. When and where they work depends on whom they are working with and learning from. A major industry in which they are employed is construction. However, there are other …Read more
- Assist with and observe carpenters to learn how to start, check, and finish carpentry projects.
- Frame and set up for large-scale projects, including scaffolding and mixing and pouring cement.
- Read blueprints and determine materials needs, checking inventory for supplies.
- Measure, cut, sand, paint, and finish wood.