Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers generally receive Long-term on-the-job training before they are capable of performing their job at an acceptable level.
Once employed, Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers can expect to earn an average of $44,000.00 per year throughout their career.
In addition, over the next 10 years Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers will be one of the fastest growing occupations. They should experience a 11.5% rate of growth during this time period.
In respect to starting your own business, Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers rarely feel the entrepreneurial itch. Currently, 0.0% of the employment base is classified as self-employed.
Given the job environment today, it should come as no surprise that Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers are currently facing unemployment levels approaching 10.0%.
Academic Programs of Interest
Construction Formwork Technician
A Construction Formwork Technician Program will teach a student how to build footing, column and wall forms, suspended slab forms and slab-on-grade forms and concrete stair forms, and uses specialized forming methods for all types of civil, commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential construction and renovation. The Construction Formwork Technician Program will usually take 18 months to complete.
A graduate of the Construction Formwork Technician Program...
The Ironworker Program teaches a student how to build, assemble and repair products or structures, primarily working with steel and other metals. The Ironworker program also teaches students to become familiar with the properties of steel and other types of metal and be able to modify this metal by using specialized metalworking machines.
The Ironworker Program can usually be completed within 3 years. After graduation,...