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Construction has long been a steady employer of North Shore residents. Between the 2nd Quarter 2016 and the 2nd Quarter 2017, construction employment in the North Shore Workforce Investment Area has increased by 2.58%, from 6,686 to 6,859 workers.

Industry Sector Number of Establishment Average Monthly Employment Average Weekly Wages
Construction 1,306 6,859 $1,246
Construction of buildings 340 1,532 $1,286
Heavy and civil engineering construction 43 463 $1,656
Specialty trade contractors 923 4,865 $1,195