CONSTRUCTION CRAFT LABORER DETAILS

Do you like to build things with your hands? Do you like to see materials transform into a finished product? As a skilled laborer you will be able to take simple materials and create masterpieces. You will be able to take pride in being a specific and specialized piece of the finished product.

Group of craft laborers installing guardrails

Do you like to build things with your hands? Do you like to see materials transform into a finished product? As a skilled laborer you will be able to take simple materials and create masterpieces. You will be able to take pride in being a specific and specialized piece of the finished product. You will be able to work outdoors, work with your hands, and be physically active. The opportunities and roles are endless when you become a skilled construction craft laborer. You will leave your mark everywhere you go as you help build a better Michigan.


 

A high school diploma and possibly some additional training programs will prepare you for a craft laborer career.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

A high school diploma or G.E.D is required for most positions. Some skilled labor careers will require additional training programs ranging from 12 weeks to 2 years. Paid on the job opportunities are also available and range from 1-5 years. There are many programs designed to prepare you to become a craftsman in your field.     

 

 

Construction craft laborers make between $25,000 and $60,000 annually.

ANNUAL SALARY

$25,000 - $60,000