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Career Pathways

Your career in the asphalt industry awaits

Rarely discussed in schools as an alternative to college, trade jobs offer great career potential, providing good pay, stability, and a welcoming culture. We are looking for entry-level, mid-career, and seasoned professionals to join the industry and with on-the-job training there are numerous opportunities available throughout the United States. Support your family, stay physically fit, and join our diverse workforce that building the roads that connect America.

The asphalt industry needs skilled workers and provides its workers with advancement pathways and opportunities to grow. 

  • 91% of contractors are looking to hire new employees
  • Women make up 9.9 percent of the construction workforce, yet construction is an industry close to gender pay parity, with women making 99.1% of what men make. (Nationally women earn on average 81.1%).
  • Start a good career without the burden of college debt. With on-the-job training, workers can earn while they learn, and quickly gain the financial independence to start living the lifestyle they want.

Did You Know?

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics found that people with bachelor's degrees take home $1,173 on average each week. For comparison, those entering the road construction industry with only high school diplomas average about $846 per week and don’t have the burden of college debit while also starting their career four years before their peers with numerous pathways to advancement.

Career Opportunities

Learn more about the asphalt pavement industry’s career opportunities including qualifications, physical requirements, average national salary, and length of time before promotion by selecting your skill level below and learning more.

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