The $100,000 job Be an apprentice and bridge the jobs skills gap

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The $100,000 job Be an apprentice and bridge the jobs skills gap

The$100,000job:sapositive,donsbetterisyoucompleteanapprenticeshipwithnostudentdebtandsomeofthoseskilledjobspaybetterthanentrylevelpositionsonWallStreet."Apprenticeshipistheothercollege,exceptwithoutthedebt,"$,NJ,TaylorleftNewYorksUniversitywith$75,,28,inhisplumbingapprenticeclassinQueens,$117,,,heattendsclassonedayandworksninedays--eachofthosedays,includinghisclass,,$,ashisskillsimprove,hewillmake$let,NJ,lastyearwithhiswife,who,hecanopttotakeafewmoreclassestoobtainanassociatesdegree--allpaidforbytheapprenticeshipprogram."IwishIwouldvedonethissooner,"saysTaylor."Howmany28-yearoldkidsdoyouknowthatcanactuallyownahome"Taylorandotherplumbingapprentices,likeNickBroadbent(picturedabove),make$117,sright:plumberspullinmorefixingpipesatWallStreetbanksthanentrylevelbankers."Rightfullyso,wehavemoreskillsthanthebankers,"quippedChrisPancia,,butithasn,between2002and2013,,000to288,000,accordingtotheLaborDepartment,,therecessiondidnthelpeither."Asthecountrygoesmoreandmorenon-union,theseopportunitieshavedisappeared,"saysArthurKlock,sapprenticeshiphasabout500spots,butheroutinelygets2,%,,therearewomenlikeBrandiDunham,aMilwaukeenativeandbigGreenBayPackersfan."YoucantliveinMilwaukeeandnotbeafan,"$22,,DunhamappliedtobeanassemblyworkeratHayesBrake,aMilwau,32,finishedlastyearandnowmakes$37,sabigboostfromherdaysasabankteller,andshegetstospendweekendswithher17-year-oldson--somethingshedidn%increaseinwagesafteran18-monthapprenticeshipprogram."Iwasnewtothewholefactorysetting...withtheclassIwasabletolearnalotofdifferentthings,",apprenticessayth:incomeinequality."Thepayisgood,,"saysDianeSwonk,chiefeconomistatMesirowFinancialinChicago."Noteveryoneisbuiltfora[4-year]collegedegree."。

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