Training Requirements for Helpers--carpenters

Helpers--carpenters need no formal educational credential and short-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Helpers--carpenters
Percent
Less than High School 32.2
High School 42.1
Some College 17.1
Associates Degree 5.0
Bachelors Degree 3.1
Masters Degree 0.1
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.3

Employment Outlook for Helpers--carpenters

This represents about 39,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 3,000 more helpers--carpenters but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 8,000 more.

Typical Income for Helpers--carpenters

Hourly Income

On average,helpers--carpenters make $14.52 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Helpers--carpenters $9.47 $11.16 $13.85 $17.17 $20.69
Construction and extraction occupations $12.44 $15.68 $20.96 $29.17 $38.85
Helpers, construction trades $9.75 $11.52 $14.03 $17.35 $21.34
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, helpers--carpenters make $30,200 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Helpers--carpenters $19,690 $23,210 $28,810 $35,720 $43,030
Construction and extraction occupations $25,880 $32,610 $43,610 $60,670 $80,820
Helpers, construction trades $20,290 $23,970 $29,180 $36,090 $44,390
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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