$16.24
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$986

Profit Sharing

$2,000

Commission

$22,500
A Roofer earns an average wage of $15.87 per hour. A skill in foreman is associated with high pay for this job.
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$23,743 - $77,169
$24K
$40K
$77K
MEDIAN: $40,082
10%
50%
90%

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$11.64 - $25.77
$12
$16
$26
MEDIAN: $16.24
10%
50%
90%

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$0$146K
Salary $23,743 - $77,169
Bonus $50.93 - $4,058
Profit Sharing $0.21 - $146,807
Commission $22,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,530 - $60,520
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 226
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $11.64 - $25.77
Hourly Tips $0.02 - $3.09
Overtime $16.26 - $38.17
Annual Data $0$146K
Bonus $50.93 - $4,058
Commission $22,500
Profit Sharing $0.21 - $146,807
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,530 - $60,520
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,287

Job Description for Roofer

Roofers may work in commercial and residential settings to assess, repair, or build roofs. A roofer must be able to perform accurate, occasionally intricate work, as well as be able to work safely. A roofer generally works either for a general construction company or for one that specializes in working with the construction and repair of roofs specifically.

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Roofer Tasks

  • Replace or install new roofing systems on buildings, customizing materials for individual roofs.
  • Provides customers with cost estimates for work.
  • Inspect roofs for problems, decides best options for repair, and performs repair work.

Roofer Pay By Employer

$0$58K

$30,801

Baker Roofing
12 profiles
$30,950

$39,520

Common Career Paths for Roofer


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Roofer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Roofer

Pay by Experience Level for Roofer

Pay by Experience for a Roofer has a positive trend. An entry-level Roofer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 708 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Roofer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 381 salaries. An experienced Roofer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 423 salaries. A Roofer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 196 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

22%

15%

National Average: $36,327

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Roofer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Roofer?

Roofer in Atlanta:
"Great opportunity."
Pros: The weather is perfect, most of the time.
Cons: It rains year round in the great state of ga.

Roofer in Orem:
Pros: Good hours and a good trade to be in.
Cons: Very hard on your body and very long work days.

Roofer in Houston:
"New people interactions fun environment."
Pros: Seeing new houses meeting new people and learning more each day about math and design.
Cons: Long hours the Texas heat and constant unstability.

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Key Stats for Roofer

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 327 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Roofer Salaries

▲19%

▲14%

▲2%

National Average
$36,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Roofer Salaries

foreman
▲21%

Roofing
▲5%

roofer
▲4%

Team Leadership
▲1%

National Average
$36,000


Carpentry
▼3%

Carpenter
▼5%



Welding
▼7%

shingling
▼10%

Cleaning
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 327 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 65%