Cabinetmakers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 7272  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Cabinetmakers use a variety of woods and laminates to construct and repair wooden cabinets, furniture, fixtures and related products. They are employed by furniture manufacturing or repair companies, construction companies and cabinetmaking contractors, or they may be self-employed.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Cabinetmaker
  • Cabinetmaker Apprentice
  • Custom Frame And Mirror Assembler
  • Custom Piano Case Maker
  • Custom Wood Furniture Maker
  • Custom Wooden Desk Maker
  • Furniture Cabinetmaker
  • Jig Builder - Wood Products Manufacturing
  • Journeyman/woman Cabinetmaker
  • Layout Marker - Cabinetmaking
  • Pattern Repairman/woman - Foundry
  • Tradesman/woman Cabinetmaker
  • Wood Furniture And Fixtures Patternmaker
  • Wood Model Maker
  • Wood Mould Maker
  • Wood Pattern Inspector
  • Wood Pattern Repairman/woman - Foundry
  • Wood Patternmaker
  • Cabinetmaker
  • Cabinetmaker Apprentice
  • Custom Wood Furniture Maker
  • Furniture Cabinetmaker
  • Cabinet Maker/Installer

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for cabinetmakers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $38,472
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $38,430
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma $47,866
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $37,376
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $27,460
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $38,363
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for cabinetmakers.

Gender Median Income
Male $38,363
Female $38,460
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (48 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for cabinetmakers.

$33,150.00
Lowest Observed
$65,000.00
Highest Observed
$39,000.00
25th Percentile
$46,928.94
Average
$47,775.00
Median
$48,750.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for cabinetmakers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 65
25 to 34 years 105
35 to 44 years 160
45 to 54 years 190
55 to 64 years 215
65 to 74 years 50
75 years and over 0
Total 790
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for cabinetmakers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 240
Part Time 490
Total 745
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for cabinetmakers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 760
Female 15
Total 790
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for cabinetmakers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 635
Self Employed 155
Total 790
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for cabinetmakers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 740
Unemployed 45
Total 790
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for cabinetmakers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 145
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 305
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 100
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 135
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 10
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 55
Total 745
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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