Construction Craft Laborers

Construction craft laborers can be found on virtually every construction site, helping with a wide variety of projects. From cleaning and preparing jobsites, to building roads and excavating tunnels, to building scaffolds, digging trenches and operating equipment — these skilled laborers do it all!

Compensation Information

Salary Information


Entry Level Salary


Average Salary


Experienced Salary


Increased Job Outlook

Work Conditions

Both indoor and outdoor, varying weather

Skills Needed

Strong math, spatial ability, manual dexterity, and problem-solving

Relevant Classes

  • Algebra

  • Science

  • Technology

  • English/communication

Education and Training

  • 4,000 hours of on-the-job training

  • 400 classroom hours

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