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Washington State Wage Rates

Certified Payroll: Use the Certified Payroll instructions link (left pane) for non-Fed Aid projects or use Davis-Bacon Compliance link (left pane) on the Fed Wage page for Fed Aid Projects. For WSDOT contract Specific questions, please contact the Project Engineers Office that is managing your current project. Otherwise, please contact the HQ Construction Office in Olympia, WA


State Wage Updates are Available at the Labor & Industries web site

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LABOR AND INDUSTRIES
CURRENT VERSION
SUPPLEMENTAL TO WAGES
CURRENT VERSION
BENEFIT CODE KEY

Effective 8/31/2017

Effective 8/31/3017

PREVIOUS VERSION PREVIOUS VERSION
Revisions to Prevailing Wages SUPPLEMENTAL TO WAGES (3/2/2017) Benefit Code Key
3/2/2017
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How to Download/Print Prevailing Wages Scopes of Work Addendum Template
When to Create and issue a wage addendum


State Prevailing Wages
Effective  8/31/2017


Minimum Wage $11.00 per hour

Latest Occupation notification from Washington State Labor & Industries: 
information regarding the minimum wage act
Trade or occupation Type Det. # Link



Labor & Industries Published Wage Corrections
Published: 09/19/2017
Effective: 10/19/2017
Ironworkers
Plasters
Cement Masons
Ironworkers will affect Central and Eastern regions
Plasterers - Chelan, Clallam, Douglas, Ferry, Grays Harbor, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Kittitas, Klickitat, North half of Lewis, Mason, Okanogan, Pacific, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, Thurston, Whatcom and Yakima.
Cement -Clallum, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, Thurston, Wahkiakum and Whatcom
Published: 08/11/2017
Effective: 08/31/2017
Truck Drivers Clallam, Grays Harbor, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, Thurston, Wahkiakum
Published: 08/01/2017
Effective: 08/31/2017
NEW STATE WAGE DETERMINATIONS ALL COUNTIES
Published: 02/01/2017
Effective: 03/02/2017
NEW STATE WAGE DETERMINATIONS ALL COUNTIES     
Published: 04/13/2017
Effective: 05/13/2017
Powerline Construction and Power Line Clearance Tree Trimmers ALL
COUNTIES



Other Information
REGULATIONS MAP INFORMATION NEIGHBORING STATES
Prevailing Wage MAP of WSDOT Regions Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries
RCW 39.12 (rev. by SHB1420) Washington State Highway MAP ( Prevailing Wage Rates for Public Works Contracts in Oregon )
RCW 49.28 Local Region Information Idaho Dept. of Labor
WAC 296-127 Google Maps B.C. - Ministry of Labor
Prevailing Wage Topics:
list of excerpts from various documents, that represent answers to specific prevailing wage questions. Each topic includes a brief summary of a policy or determination
http://www.lni.wa.gov/TradesLicensing/PrevWage/files/IndexofSelectedPWTopics.pdf
Labor and industries - Prevailing Wage Law
A brief explanation is provided here to ease
your research into the laws and rules
http://www.lni.wa.gov/IPUB/700-032-000.pdf




OCCUPATION NOTES

These documents are included on this web site to help clarify nature of the highway project, as well as the type of work performed, and the correct scope of work to be used, and are informational purposes only.

LANDCSAPE CONSTRUCTION (WAC 296-127-01346 - for Applicable work)
LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION

Labor and Industries Policy for classification of Landscape Work
Landscape Construction Policy 05/19/2010


Obsolete State Wage Documents

Select the Labor and Industries link below to get the obsolete state wage rates for heavy highway construction projects that were in effect for that county, and for the date you are looking for.

Go to Labor & Industries Prevailing Wage

Page updated: APRIL 13, 2017



For general questions, contact:
Tomi Hume-Pontius
Support Systems Engineer
360-705-7456

For Historical wage Decisions and Federal decisions
for Building and Residential construction projects,
please contact :

Tomi Hume-Pontius