Earn While You Learn
Some apprenticeships will allow you to earn an income while you are still studying! Bonus!
Good Starting Salary
The U.S. Department of Labor states that the average starting salary of an apprentice is $50,000.00/year.
Good for Business
There are many perks to hiring an apprentice, including increased employee retention, and tax credits.
Make More Money
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, people who complete apprenticeship programs earn “more than $300,000.00 more over a lifetime than their peers who don’t.”
Pre-Apprenticeship Training Exists
Some states and provinces offer Pre-Apprenticeship Training programs that provide you with experience and skills that may help you in your future career path.
Get an In-Demand Job
Earning an apprenticeship in a skilled trade will prepare you for an in-demand job. It is estimated that by 2025, Canada’s labour shortage will reach 1.2 million.
One of Many (Amazing Careers)
Apprenticeships aren’t just for electrical and plumbing: In Ontario (Canada), there are 165 different apprenticeships.