Trades. Cement Masons.

Cement Masons

Wherever cement is freshly poured, cement masons are needed to smooth, level and finish the surface. These craftspeople work on building foundations, roadways and with residential construction like patios, driveways and sidewalks. They also help create concrete columns, beams, panels and other surfaces.


+404.28% Higher than minimum wage!
Benefits do not come out of your check.

$59.37/hr total

Benefits are above & beyond hourly wage!
Featuring premium health insurance.


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Increased Job Outlook (2016-2026)

Skills Needed

  • Math
  • reading
  • manual dexterity
  • problem solving
  • mechanical ability
  • physical stamina
  • fast-paced thinking and reacting
  • communication
  • hand/eye/foot coordination
  • decision-making
  • detail-oriented

Relevant Classes

  • Basic arithmetic
  • general math
  • geometry
  • industrial arts
  • drafting
  • mechanical drawing
  • communication
  • shop classes

Education & Training

  • 3-year apprentice program
  • 4,000 hours of on-the-job training
  • 400 classroom hours
  • 362 paid hours
  • 38 unpaid hours

Work Conditions

  • Both indoor and outdoor
  • nearly every facility and building type
  • varying weather
  • physically demanding
  • new and existing construction
  • working from heights

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