Home Construction Jobs

Cost Estimator

This job includes working with engineers and architects to determine a project's requirements. They analyze the potential worth/value of a house. Their annual salary is about $59,460.

Construction Manager

They are in charge of planning, budgeting, and overseeing the project from start to finish. They have one of the hardest jobs on the construction site. Their median salary is $84,410.


They install, inspect, and repair pipes, and fixtures that carry water. They create blue prints to plan where the pipes will go in a home, and are also in charge of installing tubs, showers, and sinks. Plumbers make about $50,180 are year.


Carpenters are in charge of installing carpet, windows, and moldings. They do the most different tasks to complete the look of a home and meet the needs of clients. On average they make about $40,500


They install the lighting design for a home. They must know the ins and outs of lighting design and receive a four year degree. Their annual salary is about $50,510.

Insulation Contractor

They install the insulation in a home that keeps a house warm, cool, and dry throughout the seasons. They also decide which insulation is best for each project. They make about $32,890 a year salary.