Career Outlook for Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Also known as:  Cabinet Builder, Cabinetmaker, Marquetry Worker, Wood Furniture Assembler, Wood Working Assembler
The overall job outlook for Cabinetmaker or Bench Carpenter careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 30.66 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 5.11 percent per year. Demand for Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters is expected to go up, with an expected 59,530 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 8.84 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters in the following states
California 8,720
Texas 8,180
Pennsylvania 4,210
Florida 3,340
New York 3,300
Indiana 3,130
Ohio 3,110
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters
Alaska 70
District of Columbia 90
Wyoming 130
Hawaii 170
New Hampshire 230
Rhode Island 290
Delaware 300