Carpenters Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of carpenters in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare carpenters salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Carpenters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,170
25th Percentile Wage
$48,610
50th Percentile Wage
$65,930
75th Percentile Wage
$79,850
90th Percentile Wage
$92,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for carpenters in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) carpenters is $92,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid carpenters is $36,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of carpenters in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201665,930-5.82%18.58%
201569,7702.69%-
201467,8905.64%-
201364,06016.20%-
201253,680--

Compare Carpenters Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of carpenters in two industries in the utilities sector are shown below. For detailed carpenters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$70,710
Utilities
$65,930

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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