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Construction Laborers
Vermont State
12 months ending June 2018
 
Description:  Perform tasks involving physical labor at construction sites. May operate hand and power tools of all types: air hammers, earth tampers, cement mixers, small mechanical hoists, surveying and measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment and instruments. May clean and prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces to support the sides of excavations, erect scaffolding, and clean up rubble, debris and other waste materials. May assist other craft workers. Construction laborers who primarily assist a particular craft worker are classified under "Helpers, Construction Trades" (47-3010). Excludes "Hazardous Materials Removal Workers" (47-4041).   (soc 47-2061)
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Jobseekers Count % of 
Total
Total Served - Construction Laborers 81 100.0
 
   Gender
Female 11 13.6
Male 70 86.4
 
   Age
Age 14-19 1 1.2
Age 20-24 21 25.9
Age 25-34 17 21.0
Age 35-44 18 22.2
Age 45-54 12 14.8
Age 55-75 12 14.8
 
   Family Status
Parent - one parent family 7 8.6
Parent - two parent family 2 2.5
Other family member 3 3.7
Family of One 5 6.2
Head of Household --
Not available 64 79.0
 
   Education Status
In School
    Middle or High school 3 3.7
    Post Secondary school 1 1.2
total 4 4.9
Not In School
    High School or higher graduate 61 75.3
    Not a High School Graduate 15 18.5
total 76 93.8
Not available 1 1.2
 
   Highest School Grade Completed
No grade completed 1 1.2
Grade 1-12, but no diploma 20 24.7
High School graduate or equivalent 53 65.4
1-3 yrs College or Technical school 6 7.4
Bachelor's degree or equivalent 1 1.2
Education beyond Bachelor's degree --
 
   Race
White 71 87.7
African American 4 4.9
American Indian and Alaskan Native 1 1.2
Asian --
Hawaiian Native and Other Pacific Islander --
Two or more races 2 2.5
Not available 3 3.7
 
   Ethnicity
Hispanic 4 4.9
 
   Other
Receiving Unemployment 9 11.1
     during the 3 weeks ending 07/01/18
Veteran 2 2.5
 
Jobs Listed
Total - Construction Laborers 494
 
   Duration of Job
Temporary 245
Permanent 176
Information N/A 73
 
   Wage
Minimum hourly wage $10.00
Maximum hourly wage $19.00
Average hourly wage $14.22
Jobs with an hourly wage 358
 
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Vermont.gov State of Vermont Department of Labor