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Life As a Construction Worker

Job Description & Duties All construction and related workers not listed separately.

Types of Construction Worker Jobs

  • Asphalt Dauber
  • Laminating Machine Operator
  • Venetian Blind Installer
  • Ornamental Iron Worker Apprentice
  • Joint Runner

Are There Job Opportunities for Construction Workers?

In the United States, there were 42,700 jobs for Construction Worker in 2016. 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. Due to new job openings and attrition, there will be an average of 5,100 job openings in this field each 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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