Salary for Helpers--Roofers

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Also known as:  Hot Tar Roofer Helper, Industrial Roofer Helper, Residential Roofer Helper, Roofer Assistant, Roofer Helper, Roofing Laborer, Shingles Roofer Helper, Slate Roofer Helper, Terra Cotta Roofer Helper helps find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations. Sign up in our career community today!

Roofer helpers handle the most basic tasks that need to be completed on roofing sites. Their work is very physically demanding and strenuous as they often have to stand or bend in an awkward position for long periods, work in extreme heights and are prone to bad weather conditions. They are also subject to injuries more often than those who choose other careers because of the often dangerous work environments they face. Almost all roofing helpers learn their trade through short-term on-site job training. To become a roofing helper, no education is required. Most employers do not typically require a high school diploma or GED.

A Helpers--Roofer usually gets a pay level of somewhere between $24,610 and $49,650 depending on seniority. will usually earn a wage of thirty-five thousand and eigthy dollars on a yearly basis.

can get the best pay in Alaska, where they receive an average job salary of close to about $42,660. Employees in this career have the most lucrative average salary level in Construction, where they get average job salaries of $35,080.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 59.45 percent nationwide in that time.


Helpers--Roofers tend to make the most in the following industries:


In general, they earn less within the industries below: