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  • How Construction Software Will Help to Combat Rising Construction Wages

    BY TROY GUEVARA Today’s construction labor shortage is tight, this is not “fake news”.  The demand for labor is allowing employees to look for better, higher paying positions, or just demand pay increases. As an industry, our goal should be to do whatever we can to keep these people in the construction industry. We are already seeing the demand for labor lead to wage increases. Currently, private sector wage growth is 2.9%. When compared to construction, we find that commercial construction wage growth 3.8% while the residential sector is growing at a 5% mark. Most [...]