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Carpenter Form Salary

$36,319 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carpenter Form is $36,319 a year and $17 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Carpenter Form is between $27,600 and $43,525. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Constructs built-in-place or prefabricated wooden forms, according to specifications, for molding concrete structures: studies blueprints and diagrams to determine type and dimension of forms to be constructed.
  • Saws lumber to blueprint dimensions, using handsaw or power saw, and nails lumber together to make form panels.
  • Erects built-in-place forms or assembles and installs prefabricated forms on construction site according to blueprint specifications, using handtools, plumb rule, and level.
  • Inserts spreaders and tie rods between opposite faces of form to maintain specified dimensions.
  • Anchors and braces forms to fixed objects, using nails, bolts, anchor rods, steel cables, planks, and timbers.
Carpenter Form Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Carpenters

Job family population: 693,050

Estimated population of Carpenter Form jobs: 6,237

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Carpenter Form Job Listings for United States

Journeyman Trim/Form Carpenter
Jun 18
Knoxville, TN, USA
Tradeco of Knoxville & Travel Division
Local Commercial / Residential Construction Company is seeking an experienced Journeyman Trim/Form carpenter for work in the Knoxville, TN area. Must be skilled with frame/trim carpentry, some custom ...
Form Carpenter/Concrete 2+ months
May 31
Kokomo, IN, USA
ULG Skilled Trades
ULG Skilled Trades is looking for carpenter/concrete form setter for a 2+ month long project in Kokomo,IN. - Will be working 40 hours a week - Job is lasting 2+months at this location with follow up ...
Form Carpenter
May 14
Toano, VA, USA
Bryant Contracting, Inc.
We are currently looking for experienced bridge form carpenters to work on projects in Newport News and Williamsburg. Both sites are multi-year construction efforts. We are seeking motivated ...
Form Carpenter
Jun 3
Mobile, AL, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Experienced Form Carpenter needed to start ASAP in Mobile, AL. Candidate should have 3+ years of experience in lay out and possess extensive knowledge of blueprints. Selected applicants will use and ...
Concrete Carpenter
May 14
Austin, TX, USA
Texas Disposal Systems
CONCRETE CARPENTER & FORM SETTER JOB SUMMARY The Concrete Carpenter & Form Setter will assist the Concrete Foreman with project layout and construction. This position will also measure and cut ...
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