Masonry

Workforce Development
Advocacy Icon
Contact: Greg Zick
(202) 266-8493
gzick@nahb.org

Masonry

$56,470

Average National Wage with 11% Growth through 2028

Laying brick is one of the oldest and most respected trades in the construction industry. Masonry construction uses brick, stone, marble, granite, travertine, limestone, cast stone, concrete block, glass block, stucco, and tile.

In the masonry trade you will learn to:

  • Mix mortar and lay brick
  • Lay out building lines and grades
  • Lay floors and stairs
  • Mix and place concrete
  • Create different textures
  • Apply various finishes to concrete

Once you complete training, you have a variety of employment options:

  • Apprenticeship programs
  • Masonry contractors
  • Sub-contractors
  • General contractors 
Leadership
<p>Resources for Senior Officers, the Leadership Council, Transitional Board, State Reps, NACs and committees.</p>

Leadership and Committees

Leadership and Committees

Resources for Senior Officers, the Leadership Council, Transitional Board, State Reps, NACs and committees.

Learn more
Councils
<p>Providing members the opportunity to network and develop policies that benefit their areas of interest.</p>

Councils

Councils

Providing members the opportunity to network and develop policies that benefit their areas of interest.

Learn more
Meetings
<p>Explore upcoming NAHB meetings and events.</p>

Meetings

Meetings

Explore upcoming NAHB meetings and events.

Learn more