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Average Construction Worker Hourly Pay

$15.76
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$737
Bonus
$4,250
Commission
$600
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Construction Worker is $15.76.
10%
$11.08
MEDIAN
$15.76
90%
$25.41
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $25
Bonus
$51 - $9,744
Profit Sharing
$11 - $24,658
Commission
$0 - $4,250
Total Pay
$23,899 - $59,575
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What Do Construction Workers Do?

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.

Job Satisfaction for Construction Worker

3.6 out of 5
(170)
Highly Satisfied
7Reviews

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Construction Worker. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Construction Worker
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Construction Workers?

Skills in Flooring Installation and Window or Door Installation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Roofing Materials Installation, Construction Estimating and Machine Operation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Construction Workers?

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 $14.29 based on 91 salaries. An early career Construction Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.95 based on 559 salaries. A mid-career Construction Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.78 based on 222 salaries. An experienced Construction Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.23 based on 189 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
Employees with Construction Worker in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 26.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (25.4% more) and Denver, Colorado (15.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (8.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,192 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.6%
Early Career
46.9%
Mid Career
18.6%
Experienced
15.9%
Late Career
11.0%