Five Premier League titles and three Champions League final appearances mean the 31-year-old midfielder is something of a role model at Old Trafford.
"The responsibility changes a little bit as you get older," said Carrick.
"It is an experience thing. The longer you play and more games you have, then the experience comes.
"The younger boys sometimes look for a bit of guidance or help in dealing with certain situations.
"I am one of the older ones now. It is not something that bothers me."