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Architecture Billings Slow, But Close 2018 With Growing Demand

Architecture firm billings growth softened in December but remained positive for the fifteenth consecutive month, according to a new report released today from The American... »

Union Membership Rates Down

The union membership rate—the percent of wage and salary workers who were members of unions—was 10.5 percent in 2018, down by 0.2 percentage point from... »

Lead Economist: Construction Employment Rises 4 Percent Year Over Year

An Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of new U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data indicates construction employment increased 280,000 in 2018, a 4.0 percent gain over the... »

Nonresidential Building Spending to Grow Through 2019, but Cautious Outlook for 2020

Nonresidential construction spending on buildings is projected to grow by 4.4 percent through 2019, according to a new consensus forecast from The American Institute of... »

Important Update Re: Small Business Runway Extension Act of 2018

By Aron C. Beezley, Bradley We recently reported that, on December 17, 2018, President Trump signed into law a bill that amends the Small Business... »

NCCER Determines Average Craft Professional Salaries

Reposted with permission from constructionexec.com, [December 18, 2018], all rights reserved. Copyright 2018. Average annual salaries for craft professionals ranged from $47,700 to $92,500 in... »

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