Entry-Level Construction Laborer Salary

An Entry-Level Construction Laborer earns an average wage of $13.80 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Carpentry and labor.

$20,334 - $60,820
$20K
$31K
$61K
MEDIAN: $31,472
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50%
90%

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$10.01 - $20.94
$10
$14
$21
MEDIAN: $14.11
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$0$60K
Salary $20,334 - $60,820
Bonus $97.44 - $2,993
Profit Sharing $2,000
Commission $1.00
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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$21,025 - $52,743
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 113
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $10.01 - $20.94
Hourly Tips $2.50
Overtime $15.10 - $34.30
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $97.44 - $2,993
Commission $1.00
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$21,025 - $52,743
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,995

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Construction Laborer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $31,263

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

Construction Laborer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Construction Laborer in Carriere:
"About pay scale."
Always check pay scale benefits before agreeing.

Construction Laborer in Waynesboro:
"How to go about taking the different types of classes."
Take classes get educated you can always move ahead.

Construction Laborer in St. Charles:
Join a union and go through apprenticeship program.

Construction Laborer in Dayton:
"Work hard."
Give it your all.

Construction Laborer in Cleveland:
"More tricks to the trade."
An apprentice should watch and figure out, the whys and how comes the journeymen did it that certain way. Along with using tools and instrument apparatus.

Construction Laborer in Sioux Falls:
"More experiance."
Learn all you can every day & work as if you would want someone to work for you.

Construction Laborer in Pleasant Hill:
"Don't Sell Yourself Short."
Find out about your employers history before making any plans for working for that company. Make sure you talk about the perks of the company and future benefits for working for that company.

Key Stats for Construction Laborer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 273 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Construction Laborer Salaries

Carpentry
▲11%

labor
▲10%

Carpenter
▲6%

Machine Operation
▲4%

Concrete
▲4%

Plumbing
▲2%

Tools
▼0%


National Average
$31,000

Siding Installation
▼2%

Painting
▼2%

Flooring Installation
▼3%

framing
▼4%

Roofing Materials Installation
▼5%

Cleaning
▼7%

laborer
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 273 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 65%
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