An Entry-Level Carpenter earns an average wage of C$19.66 per hour.

C$25,815 - C$69,985
C$26K
C$41K
C$70K
MEDIAN: C$40,989
10%
50%
90%
C$14.45 - C$27.58
C$14
C$20
C$28
MEDIAN: C$20.05
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$69K
Salary C$25,815 - C$69,985
Bonus C$101.37 - C$5,051
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$29,881 - C$61,779
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 58
Hourly Data C$0C$46
Hourly Rate C$14.45 - C$27.58
Hourly Tips C$0.80
Overtime C$16.49 - C$46.61
Annual Data C$0C$61K
Bonus C$101.37 - C$5,051
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$29,881 - C$61,779
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 617

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Carpenter Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$42,122

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 Winnipeg:
"Schooling VS Realworld."
The work force is a much different place that the schooling you received. You need to be able to listen to instructions, because industry practice and schooling usually don't follow the same standards. Adaptability and problem solving are some of the most important traits in order to make jobs succeed and be profitable.

Carpenter in Victoria:
"Pay rate."
Make sure you are going to be adequately compensated for the work you do.

Carpenter in Saint John:
"Work hard."
Learn everything and practice everyday.

Carpenter in Calgary:
To not be afraid to ask as many questions as possible. That's the only way you'll grow as a carpenter.

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

Key Stats for Carpenter

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 104 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

▲1%

National Average
C$42,000

Carpentry
▼1%

▼3%

Project Management
▼3%

Window or Door Installation
▼10%

Finishing
▼12%

framing
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 104 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 71%
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