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What is the average salary for Construction Workers in the United States?

Construction Workers earn an average hourly wage of $17.19. Hourly wages typically start from $9.72 and go up to $28.80. Construction Workers earn an average salary of $35,750 per year. Salaries typically start from $20,230 and go up to $59,900.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Construction Workers in the United States earn:

$28.80 an hour $59,900 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Construction Workers in the United States earn:

$20.30 an hour $42,230 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Construction Workers in the United States earn:

$14.95 an hour $31,090 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Construction Workers in the United States earn:

$11.89 an hour $24,740 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Construction Workers in the United States earn:

$9.72 an hour $20,230 per year

Historical salary for Construction Workers in the United States

Construction Worker salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Construction Worker Salary in Illinois $24.82 $51,630 # 1
Construction Worker Salary in Hawaii $24.33 $50,610 # 2
Construction Worker Salary in Massachusetts $23.59 $49,070 # 3
Construction Worker Salary in New Jersey $23.24 $48,340 # 4
Construction Worker Salary in New York $23.04 $47,920 # 5
Construction Worker Salary in Alaska $21.52 $44,770 # 6
Construction Worker Salary in Minnesota $21.11 $43,920 # 7
Construction Worker Salary in Connecticut $21.00 $43,680 # 8
Construction Worker Salary in Washington $20.89 $43,450 # 9
Construction Worker Salary in California $20.08 $41,760 # 10
Construction Worker Salary in Nevada $19.94 $41,480 # 11
Construction Worker Salary in Indiana $19.51 $40,580 # 12
Construction Worker Salary in Missouri $19.12 $39,770 # 13
Construction Worker Salary in Wisconsin $19.06 $39,650 # 14
Construction Worker Salary in Ohio $18.75 $39,000 # 15
Construction Worker Salary in District of Columbia $18.65 $38,790 # 16
Construction Worker Salary in Rhode Island $18.62 $38,730 # 17
Construction Worker Salary in North Dakota $18.07 $37,580 # 18
Construction Worker Salary in Pennsylvania $17.88 $37,190 # 19
Construction Worker Salary in Michigan $17.75 $36,920 # 20
Construction Worker Salary in Oregon $17.43 $36,250 # 21
Construction Worker Salary in Kentucky $16.97 $35,300 # 22
Construction Worker Salary in Montana $16.29 $33,880 # 23
Construction Worker Salary in New Hampshire $15.97 $33,230 # 24
Construction Worker Salary in Delaware $15.96 $33,210 # 25
Construction Worker Salary in Wyoming $15.88 $33,020 # 26
Construction Worker Salary in Iowa $15.75 $32,770 # 27
Construction Worker Salary in Kansas $15.66 $32,580 # 28
Construction Worker Salary in Vermont $15.59 $32,420 # 29
Construction Worker Salary in Colorado $15.33 $31,890 # 30
Construction Worker Salary in West Virginia $15.20 $31,620 # 31
Construction Worker Salary in Maryland $14.96 $31,110 # 32
Construction Worker Salary in Arizona $14.65 $30,470 # 33
Construction Worker Salary in Louisiana $14.38 $29,910 # 34
Construction Worker Salary in Maine $14.35 $29,850 # 35
Construction Worker Salary in Utah $14.27 $29,680 # 36
Construction Worker Salary in Idaho $14.18 $29,490 # 37
Construction Worker Salary in Virginia $13.94 $28,990 # 38
Construction Worker Salary in Tennessee $13.77 $28,650 # 39
Construction Worker Salary in South Carolina $13.75 $28,600 # 40
Construction Worker Salary in Oklahoma $13.73 $28,570 # 41
Construction Worker Salary in Nebraska $13.64 $28,370 # 42
Construction Worker Salary in Texas $13.59 $28,270 # 43
Construction Worker Salary in New Mexico $13.45 $27,970 # 44
Construction Worker Salary in Florida $13.27 $27,610 # 45
Construction Worker Salary in Alabama $13.24 $27,540 # 46
Construction Worker Salary in Georgia $12.99 $27,010 # 47
Construction Worker Salary in South Dakota $12.96 $26,950 # 48
Construction Worker Salary in Mississippi $12.61 $26,240 # 49
Construction Worker Salary in North Carolina $12.48 $25,960 # 50
Construction Worker Salary in Arkansas $11.78 $24,510 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics