How Much do Construction Laborers Make in Maryland?

Do construction laborers in Maryland make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Maryland construction laborers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, construction laborers in Maryland earn an average of $35,870 a year, equivalent to $17.24 an hour.

This is 14% less than construction laborers nationwide and 40% less than the typical Maryland worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Maryland Construction Laborer Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $24.13 $50,180
75th $19.48 $40,510
50th $16.66 $34,660
25th $13.81 $28,730
10th $11.75 $24,450
Maryland Construction Laborers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Baltimore $17.28 $35,950
California-Lexington Park $18.87 $39,250
Cumberland $17.57 $36,540
Hagerstown $15.10 $31,400
Salisbury $15.20 $31,620
Maryland Construction Laborer Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $17.24 $35,870
2018 $16.55 $34,420
2017 $16.20 $33,700
2016 $15.96 $33,200
2015 $15.58 $32,410
2014 $14.96 $31,110
2013 $14.25 $29,650
2012 $14.14 $29,420
2011 $14.43 $30,020