A Construction Laborer earns an average wage of £8.05 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Carpentry and Joinery. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£11,026 - £24,696
£11K
£16K
£25K
MEDIAN: £15,600
10%
50%
90%
£6.30 - £10.99
£6
£8
£11
MEDIAN: £8.24
10%
50%
90%
£0£24K
Salary £11,026 - £24,696
Bonus £0.00 - £1,028
Profit Sharing £1,000
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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£12,231 - £24,404
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 245
Hourly Data £0£16
Hourly Rate £6.30 - £10.99
Overtime £7.50 - £16.25
Annual Data £0£24K
Bonus £0.00 - £1,028
Profit Sharing £1,000
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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£12,231 - £24,404
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 816

Job Description for Construction Laborer

A construction laborer works with their hands in a variety of construction work. Some of their tasks include digging holes, ditches, and trenches; mixing concrete; painting and plastering; and installing drywall. They help to build and maintain buildings and infrastructure such as roads and highways. They also set up and clean up work sites. Construction laborers work in a variety of settings. Some work outdoors, while others work indoors, at great heights, or underground. Construction workers typically work a standard 40-hour week, although may also experience production halts due to dangerous weather.

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Construction Laborer Tasks

  • Perform tasks involving physical labor at many different types of construction projects.
  • May operate hand and power tools of all types.
  • Load and unload equipment, clear work areas, and bring materials to workers with specific skills.

Common Career Paths for Construction Laborer


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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Laborer

Pay by Experience for a Construction Laborer has a positive trend. An entry-level Construction Laborer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 339 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Construction Laborer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 131 salaries. An experienced Construction Laborer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 86 salaries. A Construction Laborer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤20,000 based on 37 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £17,015

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Construction Laborer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Construction Laborer?

Construction Laborer in Worcester:
"Ok."
Pros: Working outside and building innovative designs for satisfied clients.
Cons: Bad weather, being self employed, lack of. Health and Safety.

Construction Laborer in Ilkeston:
"Tiring."
Pros: Helping people with a job, and assisting.
Cons: Long hours low pay, feel undervalued.

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Key Stats for Construction Laborer

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Construction Laborer Salaries

▲20%

Experienced
▲10%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
₤17,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Construction Laborer Salaries

Carpentry
▲20%

Joinery
▲16%

Tools
▲4%

National Average
₤17,000

labourer
▼8%

Roofing Materials Installation
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%