Are you thinking about what you want to do in life? Going to a trade school is a very good idea after high school or if you think you need a career change. There’s so many benefits about going into the trades, and we highly recommend the plumbing industry!
You can go to a community college or a vocational school to train to be a plumber, therefore no massive student loan debts. There are also numerous apprenticeships that would allow you to work and earn money while learning hands on at the same time.
YOU MAKE A GOOD LIVING
Most plumbers live comfortably. The average salary for a plumber, based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics, is over $50,620 annually compared to the national median income of $36,200.
The more experience you have, certifications, and skill you have all play into your salary.
You will never lose your job due to a lack of need. People will always need a plumber, no matter the state of the economic environment.
YOU’LL NEVER GET BORED
Each job site is a different scenario and a different way to fix things. You will never get tired of doing the same thing because no two jobs will be the exact same.
THERE’S ALWAYS OPPORTUNITY TO REACH HIGHER POSITIONS.
After an apprenticeships, if you stick with it, you can be successful. You will be licensed, can open your own business, the opportunity is endless.