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Fast Facts for Carpenters in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Cedar Rapids, Sioux City and Dubuque
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport, Waterloo and Ames
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and Davenport

Salaries for Carpenters in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Davenport, Des Moines and Iowa City

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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Carpenters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Carpenters relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Ames170 $38,230
Iowa City360 $47,060
Cedar Rapids690 $43,130
Des Moines-West Des Moines1710 $46,890
Dubuque290 $43,430
Waterloo-Cedar Falls300 $40,180

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