These Are The 50 Most Common First Jobs For Construction Trades Majors

#1

Construction and Extraction

Electrician

Top locations: Tempe, AZ;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$50,297

#2

Production and Manufacturing

Machine Operator

Top locations: Missoula, MT; Valley Park, MO; Brookville, OH;

Growth: D Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$30,860

#3

Sales

Sales Associate

Top locations: Waynesville, NC;

Growth: C Job security: D

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$100,444

#4

Food Preparation and Restaurant

Shift Leader

Top locations: Meridian, MS;

Growth: B Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$30,340

#5

Construction and Extraction

Plumber

Top locations: San Luis Obispo, CA; Troy, MI;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$47,448

#6

Transportation

Forklift Operator

Top locations: Groveport, OH;

Growth: D Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$26,104

#7

Computer and Mathematical

Support Specialist

Top locations:

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$55,000

#8

Installation, Maintenance and Repair

Maintenance Technician

Top locations: New York, NY;

Growth: C Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$42,161

#9

Protective Service

Guard Rail Installer

Top locations: Montgomery, AL;

Growth: - Job security: -

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$32,240

#10

Executive Management

Site Manager

Top locations: Fairfax, VA;

Growth: C Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$99,920