Training Requirements for Cement Masons And Concrete Finishers

Cement masons and concrete finishers need no formal educational credential and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Cement masons and concrete finishers
Percent
Less than High School 36.3
High School 41.3
Some College 15.5
Associates Degree 1.9
Bachelors Degree 4.2
Masters Degree 0.6
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.2

Employment Outlook for Cement Masons And Concrete Finishers

This represents about 155,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 20,000 more cement masons and concrete finishers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 39,000 more.

Typical Income for Cement Masons And Concrete Finishers

Hourly Income

On average,cement masons and concrete finishers make $21.02 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Cement masons and concrete finishers $12.79 $15.35 $18.84 $24.72 $32.92
Construction and extraction occupations $12.44 $15.68 $20.96 $29.17 $38.85
Construction trades workers $12.42 $15.53 $20.34 $28.31 $37.86
Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers $12.78 $15.34 $18.85 $24.74 $33.00
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, cement masons and concrete finishers make $43,720 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Cement masons and concrete finishers $26,590 $31,920 $39,180 $51,430 $68,470
Construction and extraction occupations $25,880 $32,610 $43,610 $60,670 $80,820
Construction trades workers $25,840 $32,290 $42,310 $58,890 $78,750
Cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers $26,580 $31,920 $39,210 $51,470 $68,640
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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