Carpenters

At a Glance

Median Annual Salary
$39,061.80
Local Jobs
1,788
Regional Salary
$42,412.37
carpenters

Occupation Profile

Construct, erect, install, or repair structures and fixtures made of wood and comparable materials, such as concrete forms; building frameworks, including partitions, joists, studding, and rafters; and wood stairways, window and door frames, and hardwood floors. May also install cabinets, siding, drywall, and batt or roll insulation. Includes brattice builders who build doors or brattices (ventilation walls or partitions) in underground passageways.

By the numbers:

Median Annual Earnings

$39,061.80

Median Annual Earnings are the midpoint earned by 50 percent of workers who are the lowest paid and 50 percent of workers who are the highest paid in a particular occupation

Local Jobs

1,788

Jobs are any position in which a worker provides labor in exchange for monetary compensation (note: one individual may hold multiple jobs)

Regional Salary

$42,412.37

Average Annual Earnings are determined by dividing the total earnings for the occupation by the number of jobs in the occupation.

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