Carpenters

National Occupation Code (NOC): 7271  ·  Browse All Occupations

Carpenters construct, erect, install, maintain and repair structures and components of structures made of wood, wood substitutes, lightweight steel and other materials. They are employed by construction companies, carpentry contractors, and maintenance departments of factories, plants and other establishments, or they may be self-employed.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Access Floor Specialist Carpenter
  • Apprentice Boat Carpenter
  • Apprentice Carpenter
  • Apprentice Carpenter-joiner
  • Boat Carpenter
  • Boat Joiner
  • Boatbuilding Apprentice
  • Bridge Carpenter
  • Building Addition Carpenter
  • Building Carpenter
  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter Lead Hand
  • Carpenter Rough
  • Carpenter-joiner
  • Carpentry Repairman/woman
  • Concrete Forms Carpenter
  • Construction Carpenter
  • Dock Carpenter
  • Finish Carpenter
  • Floor Systems Carpenter
  • Form Builder - Carpentry
  • Form Carpenter
  • Framer-carpenter
  • Framing Carpenter
  • House Carpenter
  • Interior Finish Carpenter
  • Interior Finish Joiner
  • Interior Systems Carpenter
  • Interior Trimmer Carpenter
  • Journeyman/woman Carpenter
  • Log Home Builder
  • Log Home Carpenter
  • Log Home Carpenter-builder
  • Maintenance Carpenter
  • Maintenance Carpenter-joiner
  • Maintenance Joiner
  • Manufactured House Carpenter
  • Metal Framer - Carpentry
  • Mill Carpenter
  • Mine Carpenter
  • Plant Carpenter
  • Prefabricated House Carpenter
  • Prefabricated Structure Carpenter
  • Railway Rolling Stock Carpenter
  • Railway Rolling Stock Joiner
  • Renovation Carpenter
  • Restoration Carpenter
  • Rough Carpenter
  • Ship Joiner
  • Shipbuilding Carpenter
  • Shipbuilding Joiner
  • Sign Carpenter
  • Stage Carpenter
  • Stair Builder-carpenter
  • Stairway Carpenter
  • Steel Framer - Carpentry
  • Steel Stud Framer - Carpentry
  • Studio Carpenter
  • Wood Frame Carpenter
  • Wood Frame House Carpenter
  • Wood Shipwright
  • Wooden Boatbuilder
  • Apprentice Carpenter
  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter-joiner
  • Finish Carpenter
  • Journeyman/woman Carpenter
  • Maintenance Carpenter
  • Metal Framer - Carpentry
  • Renovation Carpenter
  • Rough Carpenter
  • Stair Builder-carpenter
  • Log Home Builder
  • Skilled Carpenters
  • CARPENTER OR APPRENTICE CARPENTER
  • Framer

8 Active Job Posts for Carpenters

These companies are looking for carpenters right now:

Framer needed at Kijiji Jobs ⋅ July 27, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Experience in new home construction a must. Must be physical able to lift 100 pounds ,climb a ladder, and work

Carpenter, helper at Gray Custom Homes ⋅ July 26, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Gray Custom Homes, is looking for someone to help with our crew. We are a custom home builder that are

carpenter entry level at renu kitchen refacing ⋅ July 25, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Company description why buy new when you can reface ! Cabinet refacing and custom build cabinets, granite & quartz installation.

Foreman/woman Carpenter at Meadowbrook Renovations ⋅ July 23, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ We are a locally, female owned renovations company located here in Windsor. We are looking for some one that can

In Search of Siding & Framing Professionals at HiExperts ⋅ July 20, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Our company is currently in search of workers with experience in siding, particularly James Hardie siding.We are also in search

Carpenter at First General Services (Windsor) ⋅ July 20, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ First General Services (Windsor) is a full-service insurance restoration general contractor, specializing in the mitigation and repair of damaged residential

carpenter at Family Home Improvements ⋅ June 30, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Job requirements Languages English Education Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) Workplace

Finishing Carpenter at City of Windsor Employment and Training Services ⋅ June 13, 2020 ⋅ Full Time ⋅ Uzor Manufacturing isa fast-growing window & door manufacturing company currently acceptingresumes for a Finish Carpenter.Ideal candidates must be reliable, have

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Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for carpenters.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Sex

The following table details median income by sex for carpenters.

Sex Median Income
Male $30,957
Female $31,465
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (22 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for carpenters.

$31,200.00
Lowest Observed
$65,000.00
Highest Observed
$46,800.00
25th Percentile
$49,438.64
Average
$48,750.00
Median
$57,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for carpenters

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 105
25 to 34 years 205
35 to 44 years 210
45 to 54 years 205
55 to 64 years 130
65 to 74 years 15
75 years and over 15
Total 890
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Industry

This chart outlines regional employment participation by industry for carpenters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated industry, or refer to the table below.

Industry Employed Individuals
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 10
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 0
Utilities 0
Construction 740
Manufacturing 65
Wholesale trade 0
Retail trade 10
Transportation and warehousing 0
Information and cultural industries 0
Finance and insurance 10
Real estate and rental and leasing 0
Professional, scientific and technical services 0
Management of companies and enterprises 0
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 10
Educational services 10
Health care and social assistance 0
Arts, entertainment and recreation 10
Accommodation and food services 0
Other services 15
Public administration 10
Not Applicable 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for carpenters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 455
Part Time 380
Total 835
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Sex

This chart outlines regional employment participation by sex for carpenters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 820
Female 25
Total 845
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for carpenters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 570
Self Employed 320
Total 890
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for carpenters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 810
Unemployed 80
Total 890
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for carpenters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 135
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 285
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 200
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 210
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 10
Total 845
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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8 Local Employers That Hire Carpenters

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