The Ultimate Construction Career Guide

Managing careers in construction is something that both employees and employers struggle with.  For employers, trying to balance overhead costs and keeping talent is an age old challenge.  For many employees, there are a ton of uncertainties, like consistency of work and finding the right company for their skills and interests. To help those in the construction industry to make better career decisions, CONEXPO-CON/AGG and the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) have released an e-book titled The Ultimate Construction Career Guide.

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Average Hourly Wage of Construction Laborers, By State

The construction industry is in need of workers and the industry is generally struggling to attract younger workers to the job site.  There’s real money to be made in the construction industry, even more so than many other industries.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average yearly median pay for those in the construction industry was around $6,000 higher than all other occupations.   

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