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Construct, install, or repair fixtures made of wood.

Carpenters construct and repair buildings and structures such as stairways, doorways, and rafters. They primarily work with wood. They may also install kitchen cabinets or drywall.

Wages $30.91 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Fair
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Construction
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