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What is the average salary for a Carpenter?

The average salary of a Carpenter is $44,980. Salaries start from $25,120 and go up to $73,100. Please note that the average salary for a Carpenter may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $73,100
Starting ($25.1k)
Junior ($31.6k)
Experienced ($40.5k)
Senior ($55.3k)
Highest ($73.1k)
Highest

The top 10% of Carpenters in United States earn:

$73,100
Senior

The top 25% of Carpenters in United States earn:

$55,340
Experienced

The middle 50% of Carpenters in United States earn:

$40,500
Junior

The bottom 25% of Carpenters in United States earn:

$31,550
Starting

The bottom 10% of Carpenters in United States earn:

$25,120

Historical salary

Carpenter salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Hawaii 67,650 1
Alaska 63,770 2
New York 57,620 3
Massachusetts 55,550 4
California 55,240 5
Illinois 53,880 6
New Jersey 53,730 7
Connecticut 51,500 8
Nevada 49,410 9
Washington 49,410 10
Missouri 49,190 11
District of Columbia 48,150 12
Minnesota 47,600 13
Wisconsin 45,870 14
Rhode Island 45,490 15
United States 44,980 16
Pennsylvania 44,370 17
Michigan 43,920 18
Ohio 43,800 19
Oregon 43,790 20
Delaware 43,550 21
Virgin Islands 43,380 22
Maryland 43,110 23
Vermont 42,670 24
Georgia 42,360 25
New Hampshire 41,720 26
Indiana 41,020 27
Wyoming 40,900 28
Colorado 40,740 29
Virginia 40,160 30
Kansas 39,760 31
Iowa 39,310 32
Montana 39,080 33
Arizona 38,910 34
Kentucky 38,680 35
West Virginia 38,290 36
Maine 38,250 37
North Dakota 38,020 38
South Carolina 37,370 39
Louisiana 37,230 40
New Mexico 37,030 41
Florida 36,000 42
Idaho 35,840 43
Tennessee 35,620 44
Utah 35,320 45
Oklahoma 34,510 46
Nebraska 34,440 47
Arkansas 33,390 48
Mississippi 33,380 49
North Carolina 33,300 50
Texas 33,200 51
South Dakota 32,410 52
Alabama 32,270 53
Guam 29,350 54
Puerto Rico 18,270 55

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