C$50,615
Avg. Salary
C$24.53
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$1,017

Profit Sharing

C$994

The average pay for a Carpenter is C$24.53 per hour.

The average pay for a Carpenter is C$50,615 per year.

$16
10%
$25
50%
$35
90%
MEDIAN $25
$30k
10%
$51k
50%
$81k
90%
MEDIAN $50,615
C$30,037 - C$81,005
C$30K
C$51K
C$81K
MEDIAN: C$50,615
10%
50%
90%
C$16.19 - C$35.05
C$16
C$25
C$35
MEDIAN: C$24.53
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$81K
Salary C$30,037 - C$81,005
Bonus C$250 - C$9,000
Profit Sharing C$395 - C$2,027
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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C$33,777 - C$76,201
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 247
Hourly Data C$0C$56
Hourly Rate C$16.19 - C$35.05
Hourly Tips C$0.40
Overtime C$22.54 - C$56.71
Annual Data C$0C$76K
Bonus C$250 - C$9,000
Profit Sharing C$395 - C$2,027
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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C$33,777 - C$76,201
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,795

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.

Carpenter Pay By Employer

$0$81K

Self-Employed
52 profiles
$43,011

$39,520

$34,945

$41,130

Brand Services
5 profiles
$60,034

$37,440

Common Career Paths for Carpenter


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Popular Skills for Carpenter

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 C$42,000 based on 656 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 C$53,000 based on 630 salaries. An experienced Carpenter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$58,000 based on 594 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 C$60,000 based on 277 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$51,680

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

Carpenter Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Carpenter?

Carpenter in lorette:
"Great work environment, enjoy workplace."
Pros: Being able to create something everyday.
Cons: Would like more variety in current position.

Carpenter in Vancouver:
"Avoid dirty work."
There is s saying, you won't get rich with dirty hands.

Carpenter in Amherst:
"Everythhing."
Pay attention, be open to learn and show interest.

Carpenter in Halifax:
"Work flexibility,"
Pros: Everything about my job I enjoy.
Cons: I do not diss like anything about my job.

Carpenter in Vancouver:
"A skill labor will have more work."
Get a red seal for a better working life and workings conditions.

Carpenter in Langley:
Pros: The people, the jobs.
Cons: No overtime.

Carpenter in Red Deer:
"Promotioms "
Unless you are part of the family and friends don't bother.

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Key Stats for Carpenter

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 407 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries

▲17%

▲13%

▲3%

National Average
C$52,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

▲33%

▲25%

▲24%



▲4%



Tools
▼0%

Window or Door Installation
▼0%

Siding Installation
▼0%

Flooring Installation
▼0%

National Average
C$52,000

▼1%

▼7%

▼34%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 407 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
no benefits
None: 64%