Average Carpenter Hourly Pay in Austin, Texas

$19.48
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$989
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The average hourly pay for a Carpenter in Austin, Texas is $19.48.
10%
$14.09
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$19.48
90%
$30.20
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Hourly Rate
$14 - $30
Bonus
$835 - $1,032
Total Pay
$30,017 - $63,994
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What Do Carpenters Do?

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.

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What Are Popular Skills for Carpenters?

Skills in Flooring Installation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Siding Installation, Blueprints, Window or Door Installation and Cabinetry Installation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Carpenters?

An early career Carpenter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.71 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Carpenter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.44 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Carpenter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.32 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
Employees with Carpenter in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 48.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (40.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (32.7% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 47 survey responses.
Early Career
34.0%
Mid Career
19.1%
Experienced
25.5%
Late Career
21.3%