A Carpenter earns an average wage of £12.44 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Roofing, Carpentry, and Joinery.

£13,889 - £37,212
£14K
£24K
£37K
MEDIAN: £23,959
10%
50%
90%
£7.52 - £18.68
£7
£12
£19
MEDIAN: £12.29
10%
50%
90%
£0£38K
Salary £13,889 - £37,212
Bonus £4.93 - £3,323
Profit Sharing £2,600
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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£14,845 - £38,686
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 773
Hourly Data £0£24
Hourly Rate £7.52 - £18.68
Hourly Tips £0.06
Overtime £7.95 - £24.49
Annual Data £0£38K
Bonus £4.93 - £3,323
Profit Sharing £2,600
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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£14,845 - £38,686
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,608

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.

Common Career Paths for Carpenter


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Carpenter Job Listings

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 ₤19,000 based on 381 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 ₤26,000 based on 336 salaries. An experienced Carpenter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤29,000 based on 385 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 ₤31,000 based on 297 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

27%

1%

-1%

-2%

-8%

-10%

-10%

-11%

National Average: £25,290

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Key Stats for Carpenter

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 69 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
26%

Experience Affects Carpenter Salaries

▲24%

▲15%

▲2%

National Average
₤25,000

▼26%

Skills That Affect Carpenter Salaries

Roofing
▲32%

▲15%

Joinery
▲13%


▲7%

▲6%


Plumbing
▲3%


National Average
₤25,000

Maintenance
▼3%

▼5%

second fix
▼5%

Joiner
▼13%

first fix
▼13%

1st fix
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%