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Carpenter Construction Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$51,816 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carpenter Construction is $51,816 a year and $25 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Carpenter Construction is between $38,375 and $63,046. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Constructs, erects, installs, and repairs structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, and wallboard, using carpenter's handtools and power tools, and conforming to local building codes: studies blueprints, sketches, or building plans for information pertaining to type of material required, such as lumber or fiberboard, and dimensions of structure or fixture to be fabricated.
  • Selects specified type of lumber or other materials.
  • Prepares layout, using rule, framing square, and calipers.
  • Marks cutting and assembly lines on materials, using pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
  • Shapes materials to prescribed measurements, using saws, chisels, and planes.
  • Assembles cut and shaped materials and fastens them together with nails, dowel pins, or glue.
  • Verifies trueness of structure with plumb bob and carpenter's level.
  • Erects framework for structures and lays subflooring.
  • Builds stairs and lays out and installs partitions and cabinet work.
  • Covers subfloor with building paper to keep out moisture and lays hardwood, parquet, and wood-strip-block floors by nailing floors to subfloor or cementing them to mastic or asphalt base.
  • Applies shock-absorbing, sound-deadening, and decorative paneling to ceilings and walls.
  • Fits and installs prefabricated window frames, doors, doorframes, weather stripping, interior and exterior trim, and finish hardware, such as locks, letterdrops, and kick plates.
  • Constructs forms and chutes for pouring concrete.
  • Erects scaffolding and ladders for assembling structures above ground level.
  • May weld metal parts to steel structural members.
  • When specializing in particu.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Carpenter Construction Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Commercial Carpenter
Oct 29
Brookfield, CT, USA
Construction Company
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Sep 7
Fairfield County, CT, USA
DOSKI Building & Remodeling
Job duties include working on jobs as a carpenter doing general remodeling work. You will be ... Must have a commitment to practicing the highest standard of construction workmanship and business ...
Oct 25
Hartford, CT, USA
TS Inc.
Looking for talented carpenters for work in the Hartford & surrounding areas. We have been in ... Siding We offer one of the best compensation packages in the construction industry which includes
Commercial Carpenter
Aug 24
Milford, CT, USA
EMA Construction Services, Inc.
Company Description EMA Construction is a 30 year old company the has an extensive list of high end commercial type customers. Great environment for workers to work in with the opportunity for ...
Carpenter/Commercial Experience Required
Oct 29
Enfield, CT, USA
Design to Finish General Contracting, Inc.
Must have five years of commercial construction experience, valid driver license, own basic hand tools, must be able to perform physical activities such as, but not limited to, lifting equipment (up ...