How much does a Roofer make in the United States? The average Roofer salary in the United States is $36,798 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $33,218 and $41,215. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $33,218 10% $29,958 90% $45,236 75% $41,215 $36,798 50%(Median)
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Commercial Roofer

Baker Roofing Company - Abingdon, VA

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Simon Roofing - Charlottesville, VA


Capital Associates - Norfolk, VA


Phoenix Roofing Company - Richmond, VA

Job Description for Roofer

Roofer covers roofs with roofing materials, such as composition shingles or sheets, wood shingles, or asphalt and gravel, to waterproof roof. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Being a Roofer is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Additionally, Roofer performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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