Salary for First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

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  First of the line supervisors and managers of construction trades and extraction workers commensurate with experience and location. For this salary they must monitor all of the employees of a construction site, as well as providing them with their duties in the position. Supervisors must schedule and train workers, but they must also be able to motivate workers to do the best job, document important job information and manage money on a project budget. With these requirements first of the line supervisors of construction trades must be strong leaders with organizational skills, good oral communication and the ability to use time efficiently.

A Construction Trades/Extraction First-Line Supervisor usually gets a salary of around 48000 to 72000 depending on seniority levels. First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers will most likely earn a pay level of Sixty Two Thousand Eight Hundred dollars annually.

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers can obtain the highest pay in Alaska, where they can get pay of close to $86560. Employees with these job titles can get the highest pay in Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, where they can earn an average pay rate of $71620.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 16.32 percent nationwide in that time.
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers tend to make the most in the following industries
Utilities $71,620
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $70,410
Information $68,780
Management of Companies and Enterprises $67,860
Finance and Insurance $67,150
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $65,530
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $41,880
Retail Trade $55,130
Public Administration $57,120
Health Care and Social Assistance $57,230
Other Services (except Public Administration) $59,660
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $60,880