How Much do Carpenters Make in Nebraska?

Do carpenters in Nebraska make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Nebraska carpenters?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, carpenters in Nebraska earn an average of $39,490 a year, equivalent to $18.99 an hour.

This is 25% less than carpenters nationwide and 18% less than the typical Nebraska worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Nebraska Carpenter Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $28.24 $58,740
75th $22.76 $47,350
50th $18.02 $37,480
25th $14.59 $30,350
10th $12.06 $25,080
Nebraska Carpenters Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Grand Island $16.27 $33,850
Lincoln $19.95 $41,490
Omaha $19.93 $41,450
Nebraska Carpenter Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $18.99 $39,490
2018 $18.79 $39,080
2017 $18.42 $38,300
2016 $17.71 $36,840
2015 $16.91 $35,170
2014 $16.61 $34,550
2013 $16.56 $34,440
2012 $16.44 $34,200
2011 $16.91 $35,170