Average Salary Per Year: $56,784

Do you dream of building a structure with your own two hands or restoring historical buildings? Check out training in masonry! Brickmasons, blockmasons and stonemasons use bricks, concrete blocks and natural stones to build attractive, durable surfaces and structures. These craft professionals have created buildings, walls and roads for thousands of years and will continue to do so long into the future.

*Average base salary from 2018 NCCER Craft Salary Survey.

Education Options:

Technical School, Community College, Registered Apprenticeship Program, and Industry Training Program


Strong work ethic, dependability, and basic math skills.


A Career Based on Your Favorite Toys as a Kid

Building a Champion Brick by Brick NCCER

Masters of the Building Arts