How Much do Construction Laborers Make in Nebraska?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, construction laborers in Nebraska earn an average of $36,330 a year, equivalent to $17.47 an hour.

This is 13% less than construction laborers nationwide and 25% less than the typical Nebraska worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Nebraska Construction Laborer Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $23.53 $48,940
75th $19.34 $40,220
50th $16.90 $35,150
25th $14.63 $30,420
10th $12.77 $26,560
Nebraska Construction Laborers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Grand Island $16.44 $34,200
Lincoln $16.48 $34,280
Omaha $18.46 $38,400
Nebraska Construction Laborer Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $17.47 $36,330
2018 $16.66 $34,660
2017 $15.70 $32,650
2016 $14.50 $30,150
2015 $13.79 $28,690
2014 $13.64 $28,370
2013 $12.81 $26,640
2012 $12.18 $25,330
2011 $11.94 $24,830