The average hourly pay for a Construction Worker is $15.20.
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Job Description for Construction Worker
A construction worker typically works as part of a team on a construction site (such as for a building, home, or other structure). This person may be responsible for a number of tasks, including carpentry, demolition, drywall, finishing, and roofing. A construction worker’s hours may vary depending on the needs at the job site; work is typically done during the day and may involve difficult conditions such as extreme heat and cold. Construction workers may work long days, weekends, and holida…Read more
Construction Worker Tasks
- Find bugs with existing build processes and work with team members to resolve bugs.
- Communicate and work with development and test teams to resolve build related issues.
- Help with automation of new scripts and processes to improve build environment and stability.
- Monitor daily builds and resolve build breaks.
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Skills in Flooring Installation, Window or Door Installation and Machine Operation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Roofing Materials Installation and Construction Estimating.
Pay by Experience Level for Construction Worker
An entry-level Construction Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.57 based on 89 salaries. An early career Construction Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.54 based on 545 salaries. A mid-career Construction Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.44 based on 222 salaries. An experienced Construction Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.40 based on 209 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Construction Worker in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 31.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (29.8% more) and Los Angeles, California (12.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (9.2% less) and Seattle, Washington (1.3% less).
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