Road contractor employment grew 8.2 percent in February

April 13th, 2017 / By: / Industry News, News

The American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) announced workers employed by highway, street and bridge contractors grew 8.2 percent in February compared to the same month in 2016, representing a net increase of roughly 20,300 workers.

Total workers employed reached 267,400, the highest mark for February since 2008.

To view ARTBA’s full labor report for February, visit

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