The average salary for general contractors is around $94,000, depending on the location of a project and the type of construction work being done, as recorded by Working as a general contractor in amuse... More » Business & Finance Careers Salaries

In order to determine a fair estimate for contractor pricing, determine the specific details of the project such as the project's expected completion, quality, materials and work; obtain at least two bids from a contract... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

To become a general contractor, the minimum required education is usually a high school diploma. It also requires some specialty training, on-the-job experience and passing the state licensing exam. More » Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations
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The median hourly wage for construction workers is $14.02, which equates to $29,160 per year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Though many positions are entry-level jobs, workers can earn more as they gain mo... More » Business & Finance Careers Salaries