Based on 1,195 responses, the job of Carpenter has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.71 out of 5. On average, Carpenters are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Carpenter?
Carpenter in Casper:
Pros: It’s nice to constantly work in town.
Cons: The pay scale doesn’t hardly support a living.
IT Feels good knowing I played a role in making my community a better place to live, just wish the pay was better.
Carpenter in Milwaukee:
Pros: my co-workers
Cons: the pay
Hard On Your Body.
Some carpentry work can be very physical and stressful at times and can be hard on your body. Be prepared to work hard.
Share Your Skills With New Carpenters.
Work hard and try to learn something every day and pass your skills to others.
Long And Hard.
Pros: Seeing the finish product after the job is complete.
Cons: The least would have to be being under paid
Pros: Rewarding to see what you are left with when Finnished the job.
Cons: The wages are fairly poor and are hard to live off.
If you are supplying all of your own tools, trailer, vehicle, paying own fuel then discuss rate with employer so everything is accounted for I.e wear and tear on tools and vehicle.