Construction and Cabinetmaking Career Outlook

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WITC Construction and Cabinetmaking Graduate Survey Responses 2016-2017

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Employed in a Related Field


WITC Construction and Cabinetmaking Graduate Survey Responses 2016-2017

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$21,000 - $46,796

Range of Yearly Salary




Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Carpenters construct, repair and install building frameworks and structures made from wood and other materials.

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Estimators collect and analyze data in order to estimate the time, money, materials and labor required to construct a building.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Woodworking Machine Operator

  • Furniture Finisher

  • Millperson

  • Machine Setup Person

  • Cabinetmaker/Furniture Maker

  • Salesperson

  • Draftsperson

  • Material Handling Specialist

  • Interior/Exterior Finisher

  • CNC Operator

Transfer Opportunities

After you complete your Construction and Cabinetmaking technical diploma at WITC, you can transfer to another college to continue your education and earn your bachelor's degree and beyond. 

Articulation Agreements

The Construction and Cabinetmaking program at WITC has articulation agreements with UW-Stout. 

Hear From Graduates

"Being a retired military veteran of 22 years, I have attended numerous training schools and programs. I can't remember a level of professionalism as high as brought forth by the staff at WITC. I've seen a genuine commitment to quality education as well as a sincere concern for the success of the student." 

Marty, USCG (retired)


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