Average Salary Per Year: $38,397
Interests & Skills
Take an interest in becoming a roofer and rise above the rest! Roofers use a variety of materials to build roofs and cover structures such as houses, malls and hospitals. The materials used are shingles, asphalt, wood and aluminum. They perform routine inspections and maintenance on a building’s roof and determine the best repair procedures. Safety procedures and proper personal protective equipment is key to perform these tasks.
What you'll need
Technical School, Community College, Registered Apprenticeship Program, and Industry Training Program
More about this career
Balance and hand-eye coordination are a must when working on roofs and climbing ladders.