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Construction Worker Salary
in District of Columbia, United States

$47,324 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Construction Worker is $47,324 a year and $23 an hour in District of Columbia, United States. The average salary range for a Construction Worker is between $35,241 and $57,388. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Construction Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Constructs and repairs buildings, bridges, and roads.
  • Demolishes buildings and bridges.
  • Grades and maintains railroad right-of-ways and lays ties and rail.
  • Widens, deepens, and improves rivers, canals, and harbors, requiring little or no independent judgment.
  • Installs waterworks, locks, and dams.
Construction Worker Job Prevalence in District of Columbia, United States

Job family: Construction Laborers

Job family population: 962,060

Estimated population of Construction Worker jobs: 47,737

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About District of Columbia, United States

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Description: Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States. Founded after the American Revolution as the seat of government of the newly independent country, Washington was named after George Washington, the first president of the United States and a Founding Father. As the seat of the United States federal government and several international organizations, Washington is an important world political capital. The city is also one of the most visited cities in the world, with more than 20 million tourists annually.The signing of the Residence...

Construction Worker Job Listings for District of Columbia, United States

CSR : General Labor / Military Experience a plus!
Jun 6
Washington, DC, USA
Smart Technology
Construction, warehouse, and repair workers thrive in our industry. We have seen great success come from candidates with the teaching and admin background. Daily Responsibilities: * Communicating ...
Construction Project Manager
Jun 12
City Building and Engineering Services (US) LLC
The Construction Project Manager leads internal and external project teams from inception to ... drive decisions by working through issues with project team, stakeholders and ...
Construction Project Manager
Jun 4
Washington, DC, USA
Position title - Commercial Construction Project Manager Location - Washington DC & Northern ... workers, clients and representation of the clients. · Prepare RFI's, negotiate revisions and ...
Construction Manager- Underground Distribution
Jun 4
Washington, DC, USA
Synectics Inc.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent work experience 15 years of ... Company Description Synectics is one of the nation's foremost consulting firms, working with a ...
Construction Project Manager for WMATA Project
Apr 25
Washington, DC, USA
Cornerstone Transportation Consulting
... working knowledge of other design disciplines and demonstrated understanding of permitting ... Rail/Transit agencies design, construction, contracts and operations processes; Standard tools and ...
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