The average pay for a Furniture Finisher is C$19.36 per hour.

C$31,900 - C$52,880
C$39K
MEDIAN: C$39,000
50%
C$14.86 - C$27.06
C$15
C$20
C$27
MEDIAN: C$20.06
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$58K
Salary C$39,000
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$30,853 - C$58,799
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data C$0C$38
Hourly Rate C$14.86 - C$27.06
Overtime C$23.51 - C$38.94
Annual Data C$0C$58K
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$30,853 - C$58,799
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 74

Job Description for Furniture Finisher

Furniture finishers are tasked with evaluating, repairing, and maintaining wood furniture to keep it in optimal condition. These finishers typically inspect furniture to identify any damage and offer solutions for how to repair or restore the piece, and both prior experience with full and minor restoration and the ability to work on modern and antique furniture are necessary for this position.

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Furniture Finisher Tasks

  • Spray and wipe lacquer stains, sealer and top coats.
  • Maintain finishing equipment.
  • Perform quality checks according to quality standards.
  • Repairs parts of furniture as needed.
  • Prepare furniture for finishing by filling, sanding, smoothing, distressing furniture before applying finish.

Furniture Finisher Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Furniture Finisher

Pay by Experience for a Furniture Finisher has a positive trend. An entry-level Furniture Finisher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$34,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Furniture Finisher with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$33,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Furniture Finisher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 12 salaries. A Furniture Finisher with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$45,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$41,984

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Furniture Finisher Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Furniture Finisher?

Furniture Finisher in London:
"Satisfaction, Challenging."
Pros: Creativity, flexibility. Able to work on my own projects.
Cons: Health hazards. Chemical and tendinitis muscle fatigue.

Key Stats for Furniture Finisher

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
37%

Experience Affects Furniture Finisher Salaries

▲8%

▲2%

National Average
C$42,000

▼20%

▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
vision benefits
Vision: 24%
no benefits
None: 60%