The salary statistics of carpenters in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare carpenters salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$34,260|
|25th Percentile Wage||$42,170|
|50th Percentile Wage||$52,130|
|75th Percentile Wage||$63,280|
|90th Percentile Wage||$79,530|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for carpenters in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 $79,530. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $52,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid carpenters is $34,260.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of carpenters in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of carpenters in 26 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for carpenters occupations is the specialty hospitals - privately owned industry with an annual salary $66,370. The lowest paying industry is the offices of physicians industry (annual salary $37,490). For detailed carpenters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals|| |
|Specialty hospitals - State government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)|| |
|Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly|| |
|Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities|| |
|Vocational Rehabilitation Services|| |
|Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .