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Carpentry Construction Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$51,998 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carpentry Construction is $51,998 a year and $25 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Carpentry Construction is between $38,510 and $63,267. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Carpentry Construction. 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 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Carpentry Construction Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Jan 4
Newington, CT, USA
Bi-Glass of CT
Woodworking Experience/Aptitude We Provide: * High end wood window restoration * Entry level position. Will train right person * $50-60K range. Excellent Benefits * Hourly, plus monthly bonuses, plus ...
Commercial Carpenter
Oct 29
Brookfield, CT, USA
Construction Company
We are looking for an experienced commercial carpenter with skills in metal stud framing; hanging ... Company Description Commercial Construction Company
Carpenter Commercial
Jan 16
Norwalk, CT, USA
TSI Inc.
We are l ooking for talented carpenters for work in the Fairfield/New Haven & surrounding areas. We ... Siding We offer one of the best compensation packages in the construction industry which includes
Carpenter Commercial
Jan 9
Hartford, CT, USA
TSI Inc.
We are l ooking for talented carpenters for work in the Hartford & surrounding areas. We have been ... Siding We offer one of the best compensation packages in the construction industry which includes
Jan 9
Coventry, CT, USA
Pelletier Builders, Inc.
Carpenter with all around experience in framing, trim work, acoustic ceilings, drywall, etc. for commercial & industrial construction. Minimum 5 years experience. Must have reliable transportation ...