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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 $87,552.00 $42.09 $28.15 $32.14 - $50.45
Bridgeport/Stamford $88,492.00 $42.55 $27.72 $32.10 - $50.57
Danbury $83,037.00 $39.92 $26.83 $31.60 - $47.68
Hartford $87,841.00 $42.24 $28.63 $32.59 - $49.70
New Haven $84,545.00 $40.65 $27.35 $30.90 - $47.95
New London/Norwich $95,269.00 $45.80 $30.85 $35.40 - $53.89
Waterbury $81,714.00 $39.28 $26.49 $30.65 - $44.76
Torrington $77,809.00 $37.41 $25.70 $31.15 - $39.84
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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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