Construction Laborers Salary Information in Michigan

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction laborers in the state of Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction laborers amongst Michigan areas 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 Michigan

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,210
25th Percentile Wage
$29,060
50th Percentile Wage
$36,640
75th Percentile Wage
$46,690
90th Percentile Wage
$56,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,210.

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
$36,640
2.54% 5.27%
2016
$35,710
0.14% -
2015
$35,660
1.49% -
2014
$35,130
-0.20% -
2013
$35,200
1.39% -
2012
$34,710
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction laborers in some Michigan cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction laborers in state of Michigan ranges from $30,840 to $45,760. The highest paying area for construction laborers in Michigan is Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn with a median annual salary of $45,760. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Ann Arbor (mean annual salary $39,950). The lowest paying area is Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $30,840.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$45,760
Ann Arbor
$39,950
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$39,870
Niles-Benton Harbor
$39,440
Saginaw-Saginaw Township North
$38,790
Flint
$38,600
Holland-Grand Haven
$38,220
Monroe
$38,000
Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$37,730
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$36,600
Battle Creek
$36,510
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$36,010
Kalamazoo-Portage
$35,580
Lansing-East Lansing
$35,050
South Bend-Mishawaka
$34,610
Muskegon-Norton Shores
$33,860
Bay City
$33,100
Jackson
$32,850
Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$32,590
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$31,080
Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$30,840




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