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Occupation Description:
  Directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction or extraction workers.
Career Video:
  Video Icon  First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
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Typical Tasks:
  • Inspect work progress, equipment, or construction sites to verify safety or to ensure that specifications are met.
  • Read specifications, such as blueprints, to determine construction requirements or to plan procedures.
  • Supervise, coordinate, or schedule the activities of construction or extractive workers.
  • Assign work to employees, based on material or worker requirements of specific jobs.
  • Coordinate work activities with other construction project activities.
  • Estimate material or worker requirements to complete jobs.
  • Analyze worker or production problems and recommend solutions, such as improving production methods or implementing motivational plans.
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Education & Training:
  Work experience (in a related occupation)
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Wage Information:
Region Average Annual Average Hourly Entry Level (hourly) Mid-Range  (hourly)
Statewide $84,156.00 $40.46 $27.54 $30.83 - $48.95
Bridgeport/Stamford $88,696.00 $42.65 $29.48 $32.57 - $50.42
Danbury $82,227.00 $39.53 $26.81 $30.58 - $47.31
Hartford $81,969.00 $39.41 $27.09 $30.86 - $48.35
New Haven $82,072.00 $39.46 $26.58 $30.39 - $48.28
New London/Norwich $91,255.00 $43.87 $29.95 $32.20 - $50.42
Waterbury $80,999.00 $38.94 $26.63 $30.10 - $47.31
Torrington $77,604.00 $37.31 $26.40 $30.25 - $39.80
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Occupation Outlook:
Region Employment Average Annual Growth Rate Average Annual Job Openings
2020 2030
State of Connecticut 6,090 6,960 0.1% 694
Chart of Growth Rate and Annual Openings   Employment in this occupation is expected to grow faster than average, and the number of annual openings will offer excellent job opportunities.
  N/A = Not Applicable, ***** = Over $60.00 per hour, ##### = Over $124,821
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