Construction Laborers Salary Information in Minnesota

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,770
25th Percentile Wage
$33,480
50th Percentile Wage
$43,570
75th Percentile Wage
$61,310
90th Percentile Wage
$75,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers in Minnesota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $75,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,770.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.87
25th Percentile Wage
$16.10
50th Percentile Wage
$20.95
75th Percentile Wage
$29.48
90th Percentile Wage
$36.22

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction laborers in Minnesota in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $36.22. The median hourly salary is $20.95. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.87.

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
201643,5708.88%9.73%
201539,700-3.30%-
201441,0101.80%-
201340,2702.33%-
201239,330--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction laborers in some Minnesota cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction laborers in state of Minnesota ranges from $32,900 to $50,090. The highest paying area for construction laborers in Minnesota is Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $50,090. The second highest paying city/area in Minnesota State is Rochester (mean annual salary $48,670). The lowest paying area is Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $32,900.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$50,090
Rochester
$48,670
Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$39,740
Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$38,290
St Cloud
$38,150
Mankato-North Mankato
$38,060
Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$32,900


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