Construction Laborers Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction laborers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction laborers amongst Florida cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction Laborers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,820
25th Percentile Wage
$23,680
50th Percentile Wage
$28,680
75th Percentile Wage
$34,780
90th Percentile Wage
$41,300

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $41,300. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $28,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,820.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction laborers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$28,680
2.93% 10.88%
2016
$27,840
4.27% -
2015
$26,650
1.43% -
2014
$26,270
1.87% -
2013
$25,780
0.85% -
2012
$25,560
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Construction Laborers in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction laborers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction laborers in state of Florida ranges from $23,330 to $30,350. The highest paying area for construction laborers in Florida is Naples-Marco Island with a median annual salary of $30,350. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach (mean annual salary $30,180). The lowest paying area is Tallahassee with a median annual salary of $23,330.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Naples-Marco Island
$30,350
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$30,180
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$30,140
Port St Lucie
$29,720
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$29,620
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$29,610
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$29,590
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$29,500
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$29,380
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$29,270
Jacksonville
$28,910
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$28,800
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$28,370
Punta Gorda
$28,250
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$28,180
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$27,980
Sebastian-Vero Beach
$27,370
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$26,670
Gainesville
$26,470
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$26,240
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$25,910
Ocala
$24,970
Palm Coast
$24,730
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$24,300
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$24,160
Tallahassee
$23,330




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