The average hourly pay for a Joiner in United Kingdom is £11.61.
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£97 - £4,808
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Job Description for Joiner
A joiner is a carpenter who primarily deals with the fitting of wooden parts to specific designs by using hand tools and large equipment including jointers, planers and jigsaws. Unlike carpenters, joiners typically do not use nails in their woodwork; rather, they design and fabricate wooden parts to fit more naturally together. Depending on the employer, joiners may perform a variety of wood-fitting tasks -- such as those demanded by construction -- or they may perform more specialized tasks for…Read more
- Cut, assemble, and join wood according to blueprints.
- Create sections for and piece together cabinetry and similar items.
- Operate hand and electric tools.
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Popular Skills for Joiner
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Window or Door Installation, Kitchen/Bath, Maintenance, Roofing Materials Installation and Cabinetry Installation are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Joiner
An entry-level Joiner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £8.09 based on 88 salaries. An early career Joiner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £8.75 based on 467 salaries. A mid-career Joiner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £11.21 based on 484 salaries. An experienced Joiner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £12.21 based on 674 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £13.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Joiner in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 32.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (8.5% more) and Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh (7.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hull, England: East Riding of Yorkshire (5.4% less) and Belfast, Northern Ireland: Belfast (3.8% less).
Years of Experience
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