Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters

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Total Workforce

49k

Average Age

44.3

Average Salary

$37,801

Average Male Salary

$38,211

Average Female Salary

$32,485

About

Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters are most often employed by the Furniture & related product manufacturing industry. The average yearly wage for Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters was $37,801 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters by wage are Miscellaneous law enforcement workers, Other information and records clerks, and Miscellaneous textile, apparel, & furnishings workers except upholsterers.

The top 3 locations that employ the most Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters are Elkhart & Goshen Cities PUMA, IN. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters are Elkhart & Goshen Cities PUMA, IN.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters and on wages and locations for those in the field. Furniture & related product manufacturing is the industry that employs the most Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters, by average wage, is Construction. Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters are paid most in Elkhart & Goshen Cities PUMA, IN but are relatively concentrated in Elkhart & Goshen Cities PUMA, IN.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$37,801

AVERAGE SALARY

± $2,722

In 2018, Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters earned an average of $37,801, $16,087 less than than the average national salary of $53,888.

Miscellaneous law enforcement workers make somewhat more than Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters while Other information and records clerks make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters as measured by average annual salary in the US.

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Wage Distribution

0.272

WAGE GINI

In 2018, Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.272, which is lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

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Wage by Location

This map shows the Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States shaded by average annual wage for Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters.

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Spatial Concentration

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters.

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Industries

Most Common

The most common industries employing Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters, by number of employees, are Furniture & related product manufacturing, Miscellaneous wood products, and Furniture & home furnishings stores.

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Industries by Share

49k

2018 Workforce

± 5,433

11.6%

1 YEAR GROWTH

± 14.5%

The number of people employed as Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters has been growing at a rate of 11.6%, from 43,909 people in 2017 to 48,992 people in 2018.

This graphic shows the share of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters employed by various industries. Furniture & related product manufacturing employs the largest share of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters at  82.5%, followed by Miscellaneous wood products with 6.16% and Furniture & home furnishings stores with 2.85%.

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Diversity

Demographic information on Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters in the US. The average age of male Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters in the workforce is 44.1 and of female Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters is 46.7, and the most common race/ethnicity for Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters is White (Non-Hispanic).

Gender Composition

45.5k

MALE WORKFORCE

± 5,235

3.51k

FEMALE WORKFORCE

± 1,454

92.8% of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters are Male, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters.

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Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

  2. White (Hispanic)

  3. Other (Hispanic)

72% of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters are White (Non-Hispanic), making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 14.6% of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters, White (Hispanic) is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters.

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Age by Gender

44.1

AVERAGE MALE AGE

± 1.63

46.7

AVERAGE FEMALE AGE

± 6.44

The median age of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters is 44.3, and Male employees are generally 2.59 years younger than than their Female counterparts.

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Education

Data on higher education choices for Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters is Business but a relatively high number of Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters hold a major in Business.

Majors

ACS PUMS data only shows the major for bachelor's degrees. However, we can filter the data based on highest degree obtained.

MOST COMMON MAJORS

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MOST SPECIALIZED MAJORS

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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters need many skills, but most especially Quality Control Analysis, Operation Monitoring, and Monitoring. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Cabinetmakers & bench carpenters need more than the average amount of Equipment Selection, Equipment Maintenance, and Operations Analysis.

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