Construction Industry Pay Trends

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Involved in building and improving, employers in the construction industry cover home construction and remodeling, commercial building construction, water and sewer line construction, road construction, and more.

Wage Growth for Construction, Q1 2019

1.6%

since last quarter

-0.7%

year over year

11.7%

since 2006

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The PayScale Index: Construction (US)20172018% Change Since 20068.0%8.5%9.0%9.5%10.0%10.5%11.0%11.5%12.0%12.5%13.0%) Construction© 2019 PayScale, Inc.

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Methodology for The PayScale Index: Trends in Compensation

The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees and education professionals in the United States. In addition to a national index, it includes separate indices for specific industries, metropolitan areas, job categories, and company sizes. The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.

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