The average pay for a Construction Laborer is C$17.97 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Machine Operation, Carpenter, and Concrete. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$22,032 - C$62,404
C$22K
C$40K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$40,380
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C$12.99 - C$25.93
C$13
C$18
C$26
MEDIAN: C$17.97
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$22,032 - C$62,404  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,812  
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$26,853 - C$62,556  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$12.99 - C$25.93  
   
Hourly Tips
C$1.25  
Overtime
C$20.67 - C$40.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,812  
   
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$26,853 - C$62,556  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 584

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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$38,664

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Construction Laborer Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Construction Laborer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Construction Laborer Salaries

Late-Career
▲31%

▲21%

▲9%

National Average
C$39,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Construction Laborer Salaries

Machine Operation
▲52%

Carpenter
▲44%

Concrete
▲23%

Carpentry
▲8%

Roofing Materials Installation
▲6%

National Average
C$39,000

Cleaning
▼6%

Safety Compliance
▼10%

Painting
▼12%

Flooring Installation
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
dental benefits
None: 58%
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