Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Finish Carpenter is $22.35
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Finish Carpenters?
An entry-level Finish Carpenter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.05 based on 9 salaries. An early career Finish Carpenter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.74 based on 311 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Finish Carpenters Do?
A finish carpenter works with wood to ensure the quality of completed pieces meets their company's and or clients' standards. They must maintain a clean job site, communicate effectively with the client to discern their needs and issues, and work well with other carpenter. Finish carpenters are also responsible for reviewing and interpreting blueprints, sketches, and work orders. They must then determine what materials and equipment are needed for the assignment; for all projects, finish …Read more