Skilled trades – Who knew?

Did you know…

  • Skilled trades workers earn 3.1% more than the average of all workers (this includes professionals like doctors and lawyers).  Skilled trades is a smart career choice.
  • Skilled trades is named as the #1 most difficult to fill sector in the United States and Canada.  There are jobs available right now – especially for mobile workers.
  • The average age of skilled trades people is between 55 and 59 — this means the shortage will continue and will get worse.
  • The work performed by skilled trades people cannot be offshored — so it offers career longevity

For more information on skilled trades as a career, see  If you are in Canada, click this link.


One Reply to “Skilled trades – Who knew?”

  1. Awesome Post. Great article and really well explained. Thank you! Definitely Bookmarking this. Visit you sometime again soon 🙂


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