Construction Industry

Construction Industry Trends

There's plenty of opportunity in the construction industry in 2022 and beyond. As with any industry, there are challenges, but this is a rewarding time to be in construction. Are you ready to take the next step?

Explore construction careers, find construction training (sorted by career), get construction industry news and learn from our industry ambassadors what it's really like to do the job.

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Construction Job Opportunities

Opportunity, By The Numbers

677,000+Construction job openings this year
$53,000 Average annual salary for Construction professionals
7% Projected construction job growth over the next 5 years
300,000+ Skilled jobs available right now
4 MillionProjected jobs opening in the next eight years
40%of Construction professionals will retire by 2031
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