Average Woodworker Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Woodworker is $19.91 in 2023

Hourly Rate
$13 - $31
$193 - $3k
Total Pay
$27k - $68k
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What Do Woodworkers Do?

Woodworker Tasks
  • Create new products out of various types of wood, such as cabinets, furniture, and building materials.
  • Design custom projects as per client request.
  • Measure, cut, and assemble wood according to blueprints.
  • Operate power tools, apply stains and varnishes, and use wood glue as needed to complete a project.
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How do Woodworkers Rate Their Jobs?

3.8 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
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FAQs About Woodworkers

What is the highest pay for Woodworkers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Woodworker is $30.96 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Woodworkers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Woodworker is $12.88 / hour

How can Woodworkers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Woodworker is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Woodworker that oversees more junior Woodworkers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.