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What Do Construction Trades Helpers Do?

Construction Trades Helper Job Description All construction trades helpers not listed separately.

Types of Construction Trades Helpers

  • Metalsmith Helper
  • Note Keeper
  • Asbestos Worker Helper
  • Tapeman
  • Axman

Job Opportunities for Construction Trades Helpers

In the United States, there were 22,100 jobs for Helpers, Construction Trades in 2016.

New jobs are being produced at a rate of 12.1% which is lower than average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 2,700 new jobs for Construction Trades Helpers by 2026. Due to new job openings and attrition, there will be an average of 3,500 job openings in this field each year.

Forecasted Number of Jobs for Construction Trades Helpers in U.S.

The states with the most job growth for Helpers, Construction Trades are Texas, California, and Florida.

Watch out if you plan on working in Wyoming, Hawaii, or Washington. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.

Salary for Construction Trades Helpers

The average yearly salary of a Construction Trades Helper ranges between $20,650 and $46,780. The median salary for this occupation is $30,510.

Salary Ranges for Construction Trades Helpers

How much do Helpers, Construction Trades make in different U.S. states?

Annual Mean Salary by State
State Annual Mean Salary

Washington

$50,830

Illinois

$48,540

Alaska

$44,790

Massachusetts

$40,810

Colorado

$36,960

Michigan

$36,940

North Dakota

$36,880

Louisiana

$36,090

District of Columbia

$35,820

Pennsylvania

$35,820

New York

$35,170

New Jersey

$34,990

Oregon

$34,950

Hawaii

$34,880

Minnesota

$34,660

Georgia

$34,580

Missouri

$34,150

Kentucky

$33,880

California

$33,840

Delaware

$33,260

South Carolina

$32,560

Nevada

$32,110

Ohio

$31,980

Texas

$31,750

West Virginia

$31,600

Virginia

$31,340

Arizona

$31,290

Oklahoma

$30,920

Wisconsin

$30,760

Utah

$30,720

Wyoming

$30,340

Connecticut

$30,240

Arkansas

$29,200

Maine

$29,110

Florida

$29,080

Mississippi

$28,580

Indiana

$28,320

Maryland

$28,300

Alabama

$27,880

New Mexico

$27,770

Kansas

$27,710

Tennessee

$27,680

New Hampshire

$27,400

North Carolina

$25,870

Iowa

$22,630

Who Employs Construction Trades Helpers?

Construction Trades Helper Sectors

References

Bureau of Labor Statistics

College Factual

O*NET Online

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