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Best states for a Construction Worker

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Are you wondering which place in the United States is the best state for Construction Workers?

Knowing how challenging it is to figure out where to start your career or where to move to advance your career, we decided to bring you a list of best states for Construction Worker jobs.

As Construction Workers are popular in the U.S., we wanted to bring you a list of the best states for Construction Workers. In case you are trying to decide where to start your career as a Construction Worker, or if you are considering moving to a different city or state, we got you covered.

To do that, we looked at the most recent data we have available for the following criteria -- average annual wages, and availability of jobs for Construction Workers.

The highest position that you can reach as a Construction Worker is Plant Manager.

The median salary of a Plant Manager is $105,795.

The 10 Best States in America For Construction Workers in 2019

  1. Illinois
  2. California
  3. Hawaii
  4. Alaska
  5. Minnesota
  6. Washington
  7. Wisconsin
  8. Montana
  9. North Dakota
  10. Iowa
  • (223 jobs)
  • (430 jobs)
  • (6 jobs)
  • (4 jobs)
  • (46 jobs)
  • (68 jobs)
  • (47 jobs)
  • (38 jobs)
  • (4 jobs)
  • (89 jobs)

After looking at the our most recent data, we found that Illinois is the best state for Construction Workers.

Some of the companies that are hiring for Construction Workers include Tradesmen International and HABITAT FOR HUMAN.

Here is the list of best states for Construction Worker jobs.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Construction Workers in 2019

1. Illinois

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
223 $42,366 $31,000 $57,000 2.18
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in Illinois

2. California

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
430 $39,594 $24,000 $63,000 1.57
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in California

3. Hawaii

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
6 $44,237 $32,000 $59,000 1.05
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in Hawaii

4. Alaska

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
4 $37,175 $27,000 $50,000 1.04
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in Alaska

5. Minnesota

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
46 $36,857 $27,000 $50,000 0.96
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in Minnesota

6. Washington

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
68 $33,308 $24,000 $45,000 1.1
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in Washington

7. Wisconsin

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
47 $30,773 $22,000 $41,000 1.16
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in Wisconsin

8. Montana

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
38 $27,487 $20,000 $37,000 5.41
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in Montana

9. North Dakota

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
4 $30,431 $22,000 $41,000 0.65
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in North Dakota

10. Iowa

Total Construction Worker Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
89 $27,223 $20,000 $36,000 3.3
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Construction Worker Jobs in Iowa

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Construction Worker

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

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