CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS SALARY IN UNITED KINGDOM

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Average gross salary for Construction & Labor Workers GROSS SALARY
GBP 43,897
Average gorss salary (USD) for Construction & Labor Workers GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 63,871
Average net salary for Construction & Labor Workers NET SALARY
GBP 32,593
The most typical salary for Construction & Labor Workers MOST TYPICAL GROSS
GBP 23,662
  Updated: 19 Jan 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 25%
  Salary entries: 104

Construction & Labor Workers Earnings in United Kingdom

Average salary for Construction & Labor Workers in United Kingdom is GBP 43,897.

Average take home earning is GBP 32,593 (Net).

The most typical salary is GBP 23,662 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (104 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
8 % GBP 102,666
12 % GBP 83,000
26 % GBP 51,000
65 % GBP 32,544
91 % GBP 23,662
99 % GBP 15,525
100 % GBP 4,000
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Construction Project Manager GBP 65,204 US$ 95,558 22
Construction Worker GBP 28,677 US$ 41,819 16
Construction Manager GBP 60,230 US$ 83,549 13
Construction Carpenter GBP 34,272 US$ 48,903 11
Construction Project Coordinator GBP 43,142 US$ 65,028 07
Construction Foreman GBP 47,833 US$ 66,863 06
Construction Maintenance GBP 26,100 US$ 38,944 05
Construction Labor Worker GBP 41,602 US$ 62,815 04
Construction Electrician GBP 37,571 US$ 54,984 04
Construction Engineer GBP 27,750 US$ 41,505 04
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
London, United Kingdom GBP 62,591 US$ 90,532 36
Birmingham, United Kingdom GBP 43,200 US$ 59,528 05
Reading GBP 36,980 US$ 54,511 05
Manchester, United Kingdom GBP 29,200 US$ 41,213 05
Glasgow GBP 25,200 US$ 37,082 05
Edinburgh GBP 36,000 US$ 49,711 04
Bristol GBP 33,750 US$ 53,718 04
Newcastle upon Tyne GBP 33,333 US$ 45,968 03
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   UNITED KINGDOM

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
205K US$ 271,065 GBP 200,000
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185K US$ 233,319 GBP 180,000
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165K US$ 223,629 GBP 165,000
01
115K US$ 177,675 GBP 112,500
02
105K US$ 154,451 GBP 102,666
03
85K US$ 113,562 GBP 83,000
04
65K US$ 91,890 GBP 62,428
07
55K US$ 71,232 GBP 51,000
08
45K US$ 61,659 GBP 42,040
22
35K US$ 48,479 GBP 32,544
19
25K US$ 35,433 GBP 23,662
27
15K US$ 23,610 GBP 15,525
08
Less US$ 5,421 GBP 4,000
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  SALARY BY GENDER   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 65,677 GBP 45,717 89
Women US$ 43,264 GBP 27,500 02
N/A US$ 54,678 GBP 33,961 13

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 90,931 GBP 63,750 12
Bachelors Degree US$ 80,511 GBP 56,277 18
Some College US$ 64,527 GBP 44,399 45
High School US$ 43,892 GBP 28,962 25
Bellow H. School US$ 25,307 GBP 16,324 04

Construction & Labor Workers workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United Kingdom. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses GBP 63,750. While Construction & Labor Workers workers with Bellow H. School education earn the least, with an average gross income of GBP 16,324. This is 259.31% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 75,112 GBP 51,981 33
16-20 Years US$ 63,035 GBP 42,133 15
12-16 Years US$ 71,523 GBP 50,422 11
8-12 Years US$ 62,768 GBP 42,000 07
4-8 Years US$ 60,994 GBP 43,470 17
2-4 Years US$ 56,592 GBP 37,721 07
1-2 Years US$ 36,101 GBP 22,966 06
0-1 Year US$ 42,828 GBP 28,555 08

Construction & Labor Workers workers in United Kingdom with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of GBP 51,981 compared to GBP 22,966 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 108.06%.


  SALARY BY AGE   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
63-68 US$ 119,295 GBP 88,500 02
57-62 US$ 74,584 GBP 50,285 07
51-56 US$ 56,337 GBP 40,100 05
45-50 US$ 70,171 GBP 48,671 14
39-44 US$ 79,535 GBP 53,815 19
33-38 US$ 59,821 GBP 42,342 14
27-32 US$ 62,474 GBP 43,960 14
22-26 US$ 43,938 GBP 30,266 12
16-21 US$ 39,127 GBP 29,750 04
N/A US$ 54,678 GBP 33,961 13
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  SALARY BY CAREER   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   UNITED KINGDOM

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Construction Project Manager US$ 95,558 GBP 65,204 22
2. Construction Engineer Lead US$ 104,456 GBP 64,000 01
3. Construction Manager US$ 83,549 GBP 60,230 13
4. Construction Electrician Lead US$ 67,766 GBP 50,000 01
5. Construction Foreman US$ 66,863 GBP 47,833 06
6. Construction Project Coordinator US$ 65,028 GBP 43,142 07
7. Construction Carpenter Lead US$ 65,478 GBP 41,800 01
8. Construction Labor Worker US$ 62,815 GBP 41,602 04
9. Construction Joiner Lead US$ 54,213 GBP 40,000 01
10. Construction Electrician US$ 54,984 GBP 37,571 04
11. Construction Carpenter US$ 48,903 GBP 34,272 11
12. Construction Worker US$ 41,819 GBP 28,677 16
13. Construction Engineer US$ 41,505 GBP 27,750 04
14. Construction Maintenance US$ 38,944 GBP 26,100 05
15. Other Constr. & Labor Career US$ 34,866 GBP 21,600 05
16. Construction Joiner US$ 31,801 GBP 20,500 02
17. Construction Maintenance Lead US$ 29,004 GBP 20,000 01

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In United Kingdom economy, Construction Engineer Lead is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of GBP 64,000. Construction Project Manager and Construction Manager follow, earning GBP 65,204 and GBP 60,230, respectively. Construction Maintenance Lead earn a gross annual average of GBP 20,000, while Construction Joiner earn GBP 20,500. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 260.14%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 68,558 GBP 46,512 65
Contract US$ 64,798 GBP 46,002 17
Self Employed US$ 52,184 GBP 36,722 18
Part Time US$ 36,364 GBP 24,750 04
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  SALARY BY CITY   CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS   UNITED KINGDOM

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. London, United Kingdom Construction & Labor Workers in London, United Kingdom US$ 90,532 GBP 62,591 36
2. Birmingham, United Kingdom Construction & Labor Workers in Birmingham, United Kingdom US$ 59,528 GBP 43,200 05
3. Reading Construction & Labor Workers in Reading US$ 54,511 GBP 36,980 05
4. Edinburgh Construction & Labor Workers in Edinburgh US$ 49,711 GBP 36,000 04
5. Southampton Construction & Labor Workers in Southampton US$ 58,756 GBP 36,000 02
6. Bristol Construction & Labor Workers in Bristol US$ 53,718 GBP 33,750 04
7. Newcastle upon Tyne Construction & Labor Workers in Newcastle upon Tyne US$ 45,968 GBP 33,333 03
8. Belfast Construction & Labor Workers in Belfast US$ 51,185 GBP 33,000 02
9. Dundee Construction & Labor Workers in Dundee US$ 41,337 GBP 30,500 02
10. Derby Construction & Labor Workers in Derby US$ 42,904 GBP 30,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    CONSTRUCTION & LABOR WORKERS

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Construction & Labor Workers in Australia US$ 93,512 AU$ 108,033 109
2. United States United States Construction & Labor Workers US$ 75,710 US$ 75,710 592
3. China China Construction & Labor Workers in China US$ 70,963 CNY 454,322 11
4. Ireland Ireland Construction & Labor Workers in Ireland US$ 66,646 EUR 52,839 28
5. United Kingdom United Kingdom US$ 63,871 GBP 43,897 104
6. France France Construction & Labor Workers in France US$ 58,868 EUR 50,875 08
7. Russia Russia Construction & Labor Workers in Russia US$ 40,843 RUB 1,323,968 17
8. India India Construction & Labor Workers in India US$ 17,299 INR 1,028,311 123

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(39/39)  DIGITAL


 Posted: 19 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Solutions and building design."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 180,000
US$ 233,319


(38/39)  GROUNDWORKER


 Posted: 27 Oct 2019

Some College, 12-16 years: "Pipe layer karb layer footing concrete finishing slab drive ways."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 32,000
US$ 43,370


(37/39)  DIAMOND DRILLER


 Posted: 17 Oct 2019

High School, 20+ years: "Drill through concrete slabs on new builds such as schools hotels hospitals tower blocks."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 30,000
US$ 40,660


(36/39)  PROJECT PLANNER


 Posted: 04 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Creation and management of project programmes."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 38,000
US$ 51,502


(35/39)  FORENSIC DELAY ANALYST


 Posted: 20 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Appear ans an expert witness in delay and disruption cases for construction and engineering projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 165,000
US$ 223,629


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(34/39)  JOINER


 Posted: 15 Aug 2019

Some College, 4-8 years: "I am a building site joiner who specializes in the front end work I.e roofing building walls and also fitting doors and windows."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 40,000
US$ 54,213


(33/39)  MAINTENANCE OPERATIVE


 Posted: 21 Jul 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "General building maintenance Electrical, plumbing, carpentry and decoration. Small repairs, installing white goods."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 26,000
US$ 35,238


(32/39)  KITCHEN FITTER


 Posted: 29 Jun 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Fitting of kitchen and design if kitchens."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 40,000
US$ 54,213


(31/39)  BRICKLAYER


 Posted: 23 Jun 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Bricklayer earning L200 per day, working on residential and commercial projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 48,000
US$ 65,056


(30/39)  SITE MANAGER


 Posted: 20 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "20 years experience in the construction industry. The last 3 has been in management."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 60,000
US$ 81,320


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(29/39)  JOINER


 Posted: 17 Jun 2019

High School, 16-20 years: "Joiner, woodwork, carpentry."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 35,000
US$ 47,436


(28/39)  CARPENTER


 Posted: 10 May 2019

Some College, 12-16 years: "All aspects of carpentry."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 45,000
US$ 60,990


(27/39)  MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT


 Posted: 09 May 2019

Some College, 8-12 years: "Maintaining hotel room and appliances."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 18,000
US$ 24,396


(26/39)  OPERATIONS CONTRACT MANAGER


 Posted: 05 May 2019

Some College, 4-8 years: "Senior contracts manager, overseeing internal works other contract managers within the company, leasing with clients, buyer and purchaser and supply chain management. Working on multi projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 62,000
US$ 84,030


(25/39)  FORMWORK


 Posted: 07 Apr 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Erect formwork walls stairs decking columns."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 45,000
US$ 60,990


(24/39)  BRICK WORKER


 Posted: 24 Mar 2019

Bellow H. School, 16-20 years: "I worked as a labor worker at construction in London, fixing briks."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 4,000
US$ 5,421


(23/39)  BRICKLAYER/BUILDER


 Posted: 21 Mar 2019

Some College, 12-16 years: "Lay bricks and concrete blocks from foundation level to complete."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 50,000
US$ 67,766


(22/39)  DRY LINING


 Posted: 04 Mar 2019

Some College, 8-12 years: "I have work for 5 years in MPG Group PLC Company, its hUge company in UK and they takes one of the bigest construction projects like Olympic Williage, Vauxhall tower and many others. Iam really satisfiade on the job what i am doing and i enjoying when i am doing my work ."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 82,000
US$ 111,137


(21/39)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Feb 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Managing design and construction activities."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 52,000
US$ 70,477


(20/39)  CARPENTER


 Posted: 16 Jan 2019

Some College, 12-16 years: "Fully Qualified Carpenter with more than 15 years experience. Was involved in various projects such as new build, refurbishment, private, commercial and ect."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 50,000
US$ 67,766


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(19/39)  BESPOKE CONSTRUCTION MANGER


 Posted: 08 Jan 2019

Some College, 16-20 years: "Construction manager of bespoke commercial projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 85,000
US$ 115,203


(18/39)  STEEL ERECTOR


 Posted: 07 Dec 2018

Some College, 2-4 years: "Put up steel buildings, clad and complete site work."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 25,000
US$ 33,883


(17/39)  ELECTRICIAN


 Posted: 01 Dec 2018

Some College, 2-4 years: "To instal and wire now high end shop and restraints."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 50,000
US$ 67,766


(16/39)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 25 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "? Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables. ? Assemble and coordinate project staff. ? Plan and schedule project timelines. ? Track project deliverables using appropriate tools. ? Provide direction and support to project team. ? Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholder. ? Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs. ? Project evaluations and assessments of results."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 100,000
US$ 135,533


(15/39)  REFRACTORY BRICKLAYER


 Posted: 23 Nov 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "I build furnaces, kilns and incinerators."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 62,000
US$ 84,030


(14/39)  CARPENTERY


 Posted: 27 Sep 2018

Some College, 16-20 years: "Carpentery all aspects first and second fix."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 40,000
US$ 54,213


(13/39)  ELECTRICIAN


 Posted: 11 Sep 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Carrying out industrial and commercial installation and maintenance."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 40,000
US$ 54,213


(12/39)  JOINERY


 Posted: 16 Aug 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "Joinery and building contractors."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 32,000
US$ 43,370


(11/39)  QUANTITY SURVEYOR


 Posted: 09 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Sub Contract Management Cash Flow Forecasts."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 42,000
US$ 56,924


(10/39)  PROJECT. MANAGER


 Posted: 21 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "All project and finance and safety."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 200,000
US$ 271,065


(9/39)  QUANTITY SURVEYOR


 Posted: 09 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Contract negotiation and arbritation."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 32,000
US$ 43,370


(8/39)  FOREMAN


 Posted: 16 Mar 2018

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 26,000
US$ 35,238


(7/39)  LABOURER


 Posted: 15 Mar 2018

High School education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 29,000
US$ 39,304


(6/39)  SENIOR MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Nov 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Managing construction projects in different countries."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 12,000
US$ 14,961


(5/39)  CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 05 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I look after and handle the safty costs and materials needed for a large scale construction progect."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 45,000
US$ 56,105


(4/39)  CIVIL ENGINEERING


 Posted: 26 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Final year civil engineering student."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 24,000
US$ 29,923


(3/39)  SUB AGENT


 Posted: 14 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Programming site works, Managing sub contractors, Managing health and safety, Laising with designers/client, Day to day running of site, ordering materials."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 40,000
US$ 49,871


(2/39)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 13 Aug 2017

Some College, 20+ years: "Taking construction projects from inception to completion."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 85,000
US$ 105,976


(1/39)  STUDENT PLACEMENT


 Posted: 04 Jul 2017

Some College, 0-1 year: "Tender submission, project management."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 20,000
US$ 24,935


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