The 2021 Labor Rates for the Construction Industry Book is good for anyone who needs to know breakdown of base and fringe pay by trade, current and historically. It helps to see how labor costs vary over the country and how they have changed over time.
Breakdown of base & fringe rates
Comparison of that wage to the national average rate
Future rate adjustments where available
New for 2021: Updated costs
Supplemental Information Included: Overtime, Workers' Compensation, General Contractors Overhead, Builders Risk Insurance, Construction Trade Descriptions
Masterformat Divisions Included: Labor rates
COVID-19 Modifiers: Visit our FAQ for information on the new line items for Biohazard Remediation and Infectious Disease Precautions included in the 2021 RSMeans data release.