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Carpenters Salary Information in Washington

The average annual and hourly salaries for carpenters in the state of Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of carpenters amongst Washington metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Carpenters in Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,320
25th Percentile Wage
$42,670
50th Percentile Wage
$54,320
75th Percentile Wage
$69,460
90th Percentile Wage
$91,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for carpenters in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $91,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,320.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of carpenters from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,320
3.76% 12.44%
2016
$52,280
1.34% -
2015
$51,580
5.82% -
2014
$48,580
2.90% -
2013
$47,170
-0.83% -
2012
$47,560
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Carpenters in Washington Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of carpenters in some Washington cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of carpenters in state of Washington ranges from $39,760 to $69,750. The highest paying area for carpenters in Washington is Longview with a median annual salary of $69,750. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Bellingham (mean annual salary $59,400). The lowest paying area is Kennewick-Pasco-Richland with a median annual salary of $39,760.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Longview
$69,750
Bellingham
$59,400
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$58,850
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$57,200
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$56,940
Olympia
$56,820
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$51,340
Bremerton-Silverdale
$51,060
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$50,410
Tacoma
$49,700
Yakima
$49,650
Spokane
$49,550
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$47,420
Lewiston
$45,860
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$45,010
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$42,580
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$41,000
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$39,760




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