Working in construction allows you to learn a variety of skills and opens the door to endless possibilities. The construction industry offers career progression and stability. As you progress through your career, you can choose which parts of the process are your favorite so that you can specialize in that particular area. Construction is also a global industry allowing you to move from city to city or travel abroad while excelling in your career.
Rising Star Careers
RISING STAR CAREERS
Paving and Surfacing Operator: $50,290
Tool and Die Maker: $53,810
Loading and Moving Machine Operators: $67,940
Construction and Building Inspector: $71,980
Rotary Drill Operator: $73,890
First Line Supervisor: $75,190
Electrical Engineer: $102,820
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Student Success Story:
Mountain Range High School
My parents really want me to go to college, but my passion is creating something with my hands. I am in the business program at Mountain Range HS and getting my certification in construction so that if college does not work out, I have employable skills.