Sales is an integral part of getting the construction process started in any trade. Requirements for these roles include attention to detail, time management, communication, and a high level of customer service. Some sort of a construction background is helpful, but there are many entry level roles available.

Average Salary

  • $65,550
  • $14.80
POTENTIAL Additional Compensation
$15,372/yr Overtime and Bonuses
  • Sales
  • Estimating

What You’ll Need

The education and other qualifications you’ll need for a career in sales will vary depending on the position you are applying for:

A High School Diploma: Having a high school diploma and basic computer skills may be enough to qualify you for an entry-level position.

An Associate’s Degree: Pursuing a certificate or associate’s degree may help you qualify for a wider variety of positions. This also opens up the possibility of working toward earning a bachelor’s degree.

A Bachelor’s Degree: Some sales positions may require a bachelor’s degree; especially if the employer’s field is more technical or scientific.


  • Versatile

  • Collaborative

  • Good Communicator

  • Problem-Solver

  • Tech-Savvy

Potential Benefits

*Benefits depend on the specific job and may vary.
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Work From Home
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement

I’m Ready to Advance My Career

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