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 among Michigan metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,120
25th Percentile Wage
$28,020
50th Percentile Wage
$35,710
75th Percentile Wage
$45,990
90th Percentile Wage
$57,080

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 $57,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,120.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.11
25th Percentile Wage
$13.47
50th Percentile Wage
$17.17
75th Percentile Wage
$22.11
90th Percentile Wage
$27.44

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction laborers in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $27.44. The median hourly salary is $17.17. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.11.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of construction laborers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201635,7100.14%2.80%
201535,6601.49%-
201435,130-0.20%-
201335,2001.39%-
201234,710--

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 $29,140 to $43,980. The highest paying area for construction laborers in Michigan is Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn with a median annual salary of $43,980. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Saginaw-Saginaw Township North (mean annual salary $39,780). The lowest paying area is Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $29,140.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$43,980
Saginaw-Saginaw Township North
$39,780
Holland-Grand Haven
$38,220
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$38,160
Flint
$37,950
Niles-Benton Harbor
$37,850
Monroe
$37,120
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$36,600
Ann Arbor
$36,420
Kalamazoo-Portage
$36,380
Lansing-East Lansing
$36,160
South Bend-Mishawaka
$35,270
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$35,060
Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$34,930
Battle Creek
$34,090
Muskegon-Norton Shores
$34,060
Jackson
$33,230
Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$32,800
Bay City
$31,770
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$31,370
Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$29,140



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