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 2010 Building and Construction Prevailing Wage Rates

The prevailing wage rates are set for each labor category and classification for each county by the West Virginia Division of Labor, based on standards established by West Virginia Code. For an explanation of the labor categories and classifications, see the appendices.

NOTICE!!!

2nd Change:  The Division of Labor discovered an error in the base and fringe rate of the carpenter classification in the Build Construction portion of 2010 Prevailing Wage Rates.  These revised rates were filed with the Secretary of State on July 16, 2010.  These corrections affect the following 3 counties and become effective immediately:

  • Brooke
  • Hancock
  • Ohio

1st Change:  The Division of Labor discovered an error in the base rate of the iron worker classification in the Building Construction portion of 2010 Prevailing Wage Rates.  These revised rates were filed with the Secretary of State on March 18, 2010.  These corrections will affect the following twelve counties and become effective immediately: 

  • Barbour  
  • Brooke
  • Hancock
  • Harrison
  • Marion
  • Marshall
  • Monongalia
  • Ohio
  • Preston
  • Taylor
  • Tyler
  • Wetzel

Select the county name to view the wage rates for building construction applicable to projects requiring employers to pay the prevailing wage. The 2010 Heavy and Highways are currently in effect. Go to heavy and highway wage rates to find rates for those labor categories.

The wage rates are posted online for viewing and printing using the Acrobat Reader. For information about how to download and use the free reader, see Acrobat Reader Help.

APPENDICES GREENBRIER MERCER RITCHIE
DEFINITIONS HAMPSHIRE MINERAL ROANE
DESCRIPTIONS HANCOCK MINGO SUMMERS
BARBOUR HARDY MONONGALIA TAYLOR
BERKELEY HARRISON MONROE TUCKER
BOONE JACKSON MORGAN TYLER
BRAXTON JEFFERSON NICHOLAS UPSHUR
BROOKE KANAWHA OHIO WAYNE
CABELL LEWIS PENDLETON WEBSTER
CALHOUN LINCOLN PLEASANTS WETZEL
CLAY LOGAN POCAHONTAS WIRT
DODDRIDGE MARION PRESTON WOOD
FAYETTE MARSHALL PUTNAM WYOMING
GILMER MASON RALEIGH
GRANT MCDOWELL RANDOLPH Full set of building & construction rates

2009 Prevailing Wage Rates