Masons build structures using materials like brick, cement, or stone. This skill can be used to create paths, walls, structural support, floors, and more.

Average Salary

  • $52,193
  • $26.48
POTENTIAL Additional Compensation
$5,625/yr Overtime and Bonuses
  • Block Mason
  • Concrete Finisher
  • ICF (Insulated Concrete Forms)
  • Installer

What You’ll Need

You can find opportunities for education that emphasize classroom instruction or hands-on learning, depending on which suits your needs:

Technical/Trade/Vocational School: Prepares you for a specific career. Some place more emphasis on hands-on learning vs. classroom instruction.

Community College: Generally, offers a broader education, with the possibility of working toward earning a bachelor’s degree.

Registered Apprenticeship Program: Start earning a competitive wage right away as you gain knowledge from on-the-job experience and related training.


  • Versatile

  • Detail-Oriented

  • Active

  • Creative

  • Collaborative

Potential Benefits

*Benefits depend on the specific job and may vary.
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Professional Development Assistance
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • AD&D Insurance

I’m Ready to Advance My Career

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