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Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters


Build wooden objects such as cabinets or furniture.

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters cut, shape, and assemble wooden pieces. They set up and operate woodworking machines, such as power saws, jointers, and mortises to cut lumber.

Wages $22.73 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Very Good
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Production
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