Construction Laborers Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction laborers in the state of Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction laborers amongst Ohio 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,850
25th Percentile Wage
$28,590
50th Percentile Wage
$37,200
75th Percentile Wage
$50,780
90th Percentile Wage
$61,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,460. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,850.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.99
25th Percentile Wage
$13.75
50th Percentile Wage
$17.88
75th Percentile Wage
$24.41
90th Percentile Wage
$29.55

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction laborers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $29.55. The median hourly salary is $17.88. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.99.

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
201637,2001.26%4.14%
201536,7301.77%-
201436,080-1.22%-
201336,5202.35%-
201235,660--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction laborers in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction laborers in state of Ohio ranges from $33,550 to $41,130. The highest paying area for construction laborers in Ohio is Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor with a median annual salary of $41,130. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Akron (mean annual salary $40,650). The lowest paying area is West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $33,550.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$41,130
Akron
$40,650
Cincinnati-Middletown
$38,000
Canton-Massillon
$37,370
Columbus
$36,800
Lima
$36,790
Sandusky
$36,340
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$35,870
Dayton
$35,750
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$34,790
Springfield
$34,740
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$34,710
Mansfield
$34,430
Toledo
$33,710
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$33,550


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