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What Does it Take to Be a Construction Worker?

Construction Worker Definition All construction and related workers not listed separately.

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  • House Wrecker
  • Ornamental Iron Worker Apprentice

Is There Going to be Demand for Construction Workers?

In 2016, there was an estimated number of 42,700 jobs in the United States for Construction Worker. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 9.6% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 4,100 new jobs for Construction Worker by 2026. There will be an estimated 5,100 positions for Construction Worker per year.


The states with the most job growth for Construction Worker are District of Columbia, Colorado, and Idaho. Watch out if you plan on working in Maine, Alaska, or Virginia. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.


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