Agricultural Career- Carpenter!

By Randall Gardiner

Being a carpenter is a nice, well paying job that most people can do!

What does a carpenter do?

Carpenters construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures made from wood and other materials. Carpenters do many different types of construction, from the building of highways and bridges to the installation of kitchen cabinets.

What are the requirements to become a carpenter?

A high school diploma or equivalent (minimum), an associate's degree, and a 3-4 year apprenticeship is required to become a carpenter.

How much are they paid?

Carpenters have a decent hourly pay of $12.91 - $31.34 and an annual pay of $27,615 - $70,216.