Labor Market Information

The Construction Center of Excellence is currently developing an interactive dashboard tool that will track and display labor market information such as:

  • Employment
  • Vacancy and Hiring Reports
  • Wages
  • Gross Domestic Product
  • Demographics
  • Apprenticeships
  • Education and Skills for Selected Occupations

Average Quarterly Wage, 2016 Q1


Additional Information Sources

Construction labor shortages, and projected workforce needs, are tracked through these organizations:

National Resources

The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.

State Resources

The Workforce Explorer website is maintained by the Labor Market and Economic Analysis Division of the Washington State Employment Security Department. It provides current economic conditions and local area profiles for Washington’s labor markets.