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Top 10 Occupations for Fiscal Year 2011

Registered Apprenticeship has over 1,000 apprenticeable occupations across a variety of fields, but we're quite proud of our traditionally strong showing in the construction industry. Here are our Top 10 Occupations for the previous fiscal year, almost all of which are available in both Green industries and growing industries.

Top 10 Occupations for Fiscal Year 2011

Occupation Title

Active Apprentices

Electrician

36,624

Heavy Truck Driver

31,166

Carpenter

16,737

Plumber

13,071

Pipe Fitter

8,570

Sheet Metal Worker

7,895

Construction Craft Laborer

6,638

Roofer

5,665

Structural Steel/Ironworker

5,269

Painter

3,405