The average hourly pay for a Cabinet Installer in Canada is C$22.51.
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C$491 - C$1,275
C$33,579 - C$82,040
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Job Description for Cabinet Installer
Cabinet installers use their knowledge of carpentry, trim carpentry (such as fascia, the toe kick, and moldings), and installation techniques to install cabinet. Cabinet installers perform finishing work, so an eye for detail is required. These professionals most frequently work in residential environments, although they sometimes perform commercial work as well. Knowledge of painting and/or staining wood may be useful. Some cabinet installers also install countertops, which come in a variety o…Read more
Cabinet Installer Tasks
- Clean work area and tools.
- Use tools to shape materials for project requirements.
- Purchase materials for company.
- Read sketches and blueprints to set up for project.
- Build and install cabinets.
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Popular Skills for Cabinet Installer
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Kitchen/Bath are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Blueprints, Tools, Precision Measurement and Cabinetry Installation.
Pay by Experience Level for Cabinet Installer
An early career Cabinet Installer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$18.23 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Cabinet Installer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$22.58 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Cabinet Installer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$26.18 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$27.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Cabinet Installer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 31.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (15.3% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (11.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Toronto, Ontario (14.4% less) and Winnipeg, Manitoba (4.5% less).
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