National outlet highlights successful San Antonio plumber
CNBC went Working with a San Antonio plumber who says he makes six figures a year.
The national outlets Working series highlights people with creative or non-traditional career paths. Richard Armendariz tells CNBC that trading jobs were part of the push for Churchill High School graduates. The 30-year-old dropped out and earned his GED, then began working toward his associate’s degree at a community college in San Antonio. He says he was three credits short of completing his degree, but a psychology book got in the way.