The Top States to Work in Construction: #1 Illinois

SHANE HEDMOND | March 13, 2019

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For the past year, Construction Junkie has been analyzing hourly wage data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for 25 different construction related professions. The goal was to highlight how workers were compensated in each of the U.S. 50 states.

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