Construction Laborers Salary Information in Missouri

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction laborers in the state of Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction laborers amongst Missouri 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,530
25th Percentile Wage
$29,980
50th Percentile Wage
$39,900
75th Percentile Wage
$60,260
90th Percentile Wage
$75,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers in Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $75,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,530.

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
$39,900
3.81% 3.33%
2016
$38,380
2.84% -
2015
$37,290
2.47% -
2014
$36,370
-5.58% -
2013
$38,400
-0.44% -
2012
$38,570
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction laborers in some Missouri cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction laborers in state of Missouri ranges from $26,940 to $50,700. The highest paying area for construction laborers in Missouri is St Louis with a median annual salary of $50,700. The second highest paying city/area in Missouri State is Kansas City (mean annual salary $38,610). The lowest paying area is Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers with a median annual salary of $26,940.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
St Louis
$50,700
Kansas City
$38,610
Columbia
$38,490
Joplin
$35,760
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$35,600
Jefferson City
$35,310
Springfield
$35,060
St Joseph
$34,990
Cape Girardeau-Jackson
$34,980
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$34,700
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$30,230
Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$29,450
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$26,940




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