Construction Laborer Salary

A Construction Laborer earns an average wage of C$17.93 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Carpenter, Machine Operation, and Concrete. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$24,166 - C$61,640
(Median)
C$24K
C$41K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$41,084
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90%

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C$12.95 - C$26.78
(Median)
C$13
C$18
C$27
MEDIAN: C$17.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$24,166 - C$61,640  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,023  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$26,901 - C$62,498  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 41
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$12.95 - C$26.78  
   
Hourly Tips
C$1.50  
Overtime
C$16.49 - C$39.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,023  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$26,901 - C$62,498  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 603
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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Laborer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$38,910

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Construction Laborer Reviews

What is it like working as a Construction Laborer?

Construction Laborer in Fort McMurray:
"Long Hours Stressful On The Body."
Pros: Building houses. Learning new skills. Co-workers.
Cons: Management lacks organization. Harsh weather conditions. Attitude of people.

Construction Laborer in Oshawa:
Pros: It's very rewarding. We do custom kitchens and bathrooms. At the end of the job, seeing the homeowners faces are priceless.
Cons: It is physically demanding. Every day, no matter what happens, you must be there to work hard all day.

Construction Laborer in FT mac:
"Hard Work And Good Pay."
Pros: Versatility and the ability to move up.
Cons: The elements of working outdoors, cold weather and its dangers.

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Experience Affects Construction Laborer Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 23%


National Average
C$39,000


Skills That Affect Construction Laborer Salaries

Carpenter
up arrow 43%

Machine Operation
up arrow 27%

Concrete
up arrow 22%

National Average
C$39,000

Carpentry
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
medical benefits
Vision: 23%
dental benefits
None: 59%
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