Average Salary Per Year: $42,780

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.

Education Options:

Technical School, Community College, Registered Apprenticeship Program, and Industry Training Program


Balance and hand-eye coordination are a must when working on roofs and climbing ladders.