Salary for Roofer Helpers

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 construction professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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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 Roofer Helper will normally get a compensation somewhere between 16000 to 24000 depending on seniority levels. Helpers--Roofers will most likely receive wages of Twenty Four Thousand Five Hundred dollars every year.

Helpers--Roofers can make the highest salaries in Minnesota, where they can get average compensation of just about $33560.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 11.14 percent nationwide in that time.
Roofer Helpers tend to make the most in the following industries
Construction $24,480
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $20,360
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $20,360
Construction $24,480