Carpenters Salary in United States (2024)

The average salary for Carpenters in the United States is around $58210 per year.

How much do Carpenters make in the United States?

In the United States, Carpenters earn an average hourly wage of $27.99 and a mean annual wage of $58210.

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Carpenters earnings by experience

For Carpenters positions in the United States, hourly wages vary widely. The 10th percentile earns approximately $17.39 per hour, while those at the 25th percentile earn about $21.09 per hour. The median hourly wage stands at $24.71, and at the 75th percentile, it increases to $31.85. The top earners, at the 90th percentile, command an impressive $43.25 hourly.

When considering annual wages for Carpenters roles, the distribution remains diverse. At the 10th percentile, workers earn around $36160 annually, while those at the 25th percentile make about $43870 annually. The median annual wage, however, is $51390. For the 75th percentile, the figure rises to $66240, and at the 90th percentile, it peaks at $89950 per year.

Earnings for Starting level Carpenters

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Earnings for Junior-level Carpenters

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Earnings for Mid-level Carpenters

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Earnings for Senior-level Carpenters

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Earnings for Top-level Carpenters

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Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (Last updated: May 2023)