Highway & Bridge Jobs Outpacing Overall Construction Growth

Highway & Bridge Jobs Outpacing Overall Construction Growth

By Lital Shair Nada, research economist, ARTBA Highway and bridge contractors added 16,800 workers to their payroll in January compared to the same period in 2019, marking the sixth consecutive year of first-month job gains. Employment in this sector is now 301,400....
Road & Bridge Construction Jobs Outpace General Construction

Road & Bridge Construction Jobs Outpace General Construction

By Lital Shair Nada, research economist, ARTBA Highway, street, and bridge contractors employed 380,300 workers in November 2019, a 6.1 percent increase from the same month in 2018, according to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This is the sixth...