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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.

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