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  • Median hourly wage for construction workers: $20.58
  • Employment growth for construction workers: 16.7%
  • New residential construction spending per worker: $143,236
  • Cost of living: -0.4% below average
  • Unemployment rate for all workers: 3.9%
  • Concentration of construction workers: 10% above average

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