How much does a Construction Assistant make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Construction Assistant in the United States is $25 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $21 and $29. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Edifice Solutions - Virginia Beach , VA
Collaborate cross-functionally. Assist in other departments or cross-train if requested. And other duties as assigned. Qualifications * 0-2 years' work experience in the construction industry * Read ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
Peter Kazella & Associates, Inc. - Ashburn , VA
Assistant Data Center Construction Manager - ContractAshburn, VAApply for this Job This opportunity is with a leading mission-critical data center developer / wholesaler / colo provider. This firm ...
Lensa - 5 days ago
The Christman Company - Sterling , VA
The Christman Company is accepting applications from enthusiastic students interested in gaining experience in the construction industry as an Assistant Project Engineer (Intern). As a member of our ...
ZipRecruiter - 47 days ago
Vantage Construction Corporation - Ashburn , VA
Assistant Project Managers work alongside Project Managers and Superintendents to learn and master the complete construction life cycle. With training and a strong work ethic, Vantage Assistant ...
ZipRecruiter - 60 days ago
PWC Companies - McLean , VA
Attend pre-construction site visits * Proactively assist Project Manager in managing project to achieve quality, schedule, budget and safety requirements. * Maintain information for budgets ...
ZipRecruiter - 56 days ago
Building Construction General Contractors - Fairfax , VA
Construction Superintendent / Assistant Superintendent Location: Fairfax, Virginia Position Summary: We are a national developer and leader in the multifamily housing industry. We are passionate ...
ZipRecruiter - 33 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Construction Assistant in the United States. The average hourly rate for Construction Assistant ranges from $21 to $29 with the average hourly pay of $25. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $21 to $31 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $26.

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