Career Outlook for Carpenters

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Also known as:
Beam Builder, Building Carpenter, Construction Carpenter, Counter Installer, Custom Wood Stair Builder, Finish Carpenter, Hardwood Floor Installer, House Carpenter, Wood Floor Layer

The overall job outlook for Carpenter careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 20.76 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 1.3 percent per year. Demand for Carpenters is expected to go up, with an expected 320,600 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 5.09 percent over the next few years. Join our career community today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Carpenters in the following states

California 103,640
Florida 44,880
New York 44,620
Texas 38,270
Pennsylvania 28,630
Illinois 26,300
Washington 25,480
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Carpenters

Virgin Islands
410
Guam
1,010
District of Columbia
1,160
Delaware
1,980
Alaska
2,010
Puerto Rico
2,070
North Dakota
2,280