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Hardwood Floorlayer


A Hardwood Floorlayer Program will teach a student how to lay hardwood and wood strip/block flooring using nails, screws and/or adhesives. The Hardwood Floorlayer Program will generally take 3 years to complete. However, only 5 of the weeks will be in-school lessons.

After graduation, the Hardwood Floorlayer will be expected to know all of the materials of the trade and the preparation involved in getting started. He/She will also be well versed in tile installation and sheet goods installation.

Careers

Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles
Wage: $39,000
10 Year Growth Rate: -12.2%
Self Employed: 47.7%
Unemployment Rate: 6.1%
Employed Part Time: 7.2%

Education Requirements:
Moderate-term on-the-job training
Floor Sanders and Finishers
Wage: $33,000
10 Year Growth Rate: -1.8%
Self Employed: 46.6%
Unemployment Rate: 6.1%
Employed Part Time: 7.2%

Education Requirements:
Moderate-term on-the-job training