Carpenters are most often employed by the Construction industry. The average yearly wage for Carpenters was $42,511 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Carpenters by wage are Marriage and family therapists, Licensed practical & licensed vocational nurses, and Insurance claims & policy processing clerks.
Carpenters are part of the Construction & Extraction Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of construction trades & extraction workers, Boilermakers, Carpenters, Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, Cement masons, concrete finishers, & terrazzo workers, and 28 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Carpenters are Elizabeth City PUMA, NJ, Winnebago County PUMA, WI, and Homestead City (North) & Florida City (North) PUMA, FL. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Carpenters are Homestead City (North) & Florida City (North) PUMA, FL, Elizabeth City PUMA, NJ, and Baytown City PUMA, TX.