Construction and Extraction Occupations



2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Kansas City* 23,770 20.19 12.50 24.04 41,999 26,004 49,996
Central Region* 11,680 16.10 10.03 19.14 33,486 20,855 39,801
Northeast Region* 3,720 16.45 10.01 19.67 34,220 20,831 40,915
Northwest Region* 3,950 16.40 8.94 20.13 34,116 18,605 41,871
Ozark Region* 8,510 15.40 9.49 18.36 32,035 19,741 38,182
South Central Region* 1,460 13.03 8.00 15.54 27,097 16,643 32,323
Southeast Region* 7,060 15.76 9.33 18.97 32,775 19,407 39,460
Southwest Region* 3,920 13.77 8.95 16.18 28,644 18,620 33,656
St. Charles* 7,360 22.70 14.99 26.56 47,218 31,176 55,238
St. Louis City* 7,040 23.64 14.53 28.20 49,173 30,225 58,647
St. Louis County* 31,710 22.32 14.00 26.49 46,434 29,120 55,091
West Central Region* 3,550 14.33 9.53 16.73 29,813 19,826 34,807
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 4,780 20.75 11.20 25.53 43,167 23,289 53,106

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 151,210 175,880 24,670 16.32 5,245 NA
Kansas City MSA 52,860 60,940 8,080 15.29 1,782 NA
St Louis MSA 71,050 82,810 11,760 16.55 2,462 NA
Central Region* 16,420 18,380 1,960 11.94 500 NA
Northeast Region* 5,680 6,270 590 10.39 162 NA
Northwest Region* 5,920 6,480 560 9.46 108 NA
Ozark Region* 11,280 13,890 2,610 23.14 471 NA
South Central Region* 3,210 3,400 190 5.92 81 NA
Southeast Region* 8,590 9,540 950 11.06 258 NA
Southwest Region* 5,520 6,230 710 12.86 173 NA
West Central Region* 5,290 5,760 470 8.88 144 NA

* - Workforce Investment Areas
** - Why are the employment levels different for the same occupation?