Design - Project Development - Washington State Wage Rates

Find all the Washington State Wage Rates updates and information that is currently available.

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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 Prevailing Wages - Published 2/3/2020, Effective 3/4/2020
Minimum Wage $13.50 per hour (effective 1/1/2020)

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Past State Prevailing Wages - Published 8/1/2019, Effective 8/31/2019
Minimum Wage $12.00 per hour (effective 1/1/2019)

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Please Check for L&I Revisions that may effect these Rates Prior to Bid Opening

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


Kari Beardslee
PS&E Support Engineer

Tomi Hume-Pontius
PS&E Engineer

For Historical Wage Decisions and Federal Decisions for Building and Residential construction projects, please contact: Kari Beardslee