State Prevailing Wage Rates

If you have a question about complying with the prevailing wage regulations (occupations, payroll forms, payment of fringe benefits, travel or per diem, etc.) you should contact the Labor Standards Bureau Wage and Hour Unit.  Call (406) 444-5600 and ask to speak to a Prevailing Wage Compliance Specialist.

The Labor Standards Bureau Wage and Hour Unit conducts surveys to establish the prevailing wage rates for construction and nonconstruction services.  If you have a question specifically about the wage rates in our publications, please contact us at (406) 444-5600.

Prevailing Wage Rates are revised and adopted yearly.

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Building Construction 2018

Rates for Building Construction - Effective January 27, 2018

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Heavy Construction 2018

Rates for Heavy Construction - Effective January 27, 2018

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Highway Construction 2018

Rates for Highway Construction - Effective January 27, 2018

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Nonconstruction 2018

Rates for Nonconstruction Services - Effective January 27, 2018

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Building Construction 2017

Preliminary Building Construction Rates- Effective January 7, 2017

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Heavy Construction 2018- CORRECTED

Preliminary Heavy Construction Rates- Do Not Use for Bidding

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Nonconstruction 2017

Rates for Nonconstruction Services - Effective January 7, 2017

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Highway Construction 2017

Rates for Highway Construction - Effective January 7, 2017

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Heavy Construction 2017

Rates for Heavy Construction - Effective January 7, 2017

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Building Construction 2015

Rates for Building Construction - Effective Through January 1, 2016

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Heavy Construction 2015

Rates for Heavy Construction - Effective Through January 1, 2016

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Highway Construction 2015

Rates for Highway Construction - Effective Through January 1, 2016

Montana Future Prevailing Wage Rates for Nonconstruction 2015

Rates for Nonconstruction - Effective Through January 1, 2016

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Building Construction 2013

Rates for Building Construction Effective February 1, 2013

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Highway Construction 2013

Rates for Highway Construction - Effective February 1, 2013

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Nonconstruction Services 2013

Rates for Nonconstruction Services - Effective February 1, 2013

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Building Construction 2014

Rates for Building Construction - Effective July 11, 2014

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Heavy Construction 2014

Rates for Heavy Construction - Effective July 11, 2014

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Highway Construction 2014

Rates for HIghway Construction - Effective July 11, 2014

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Nonconstruction 2014

Rates for Nonconstruction Services - Effective July 11, 2014

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Building Construction 2016

Rates for Building Construction - Effective January 2, 2016

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Heavy Construction 2016

Rates for Heavy Construction - Effective January 2, 2016

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Highway Construction 2016

Rates for Highway Construction - Effective January 2, 2016

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Nonconstruction 2016

Rates for Nonconstruction Services - Effective January 2, 2016

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Building Construction 2016 -- Corrected

Rates for Building Construction - Effective January 2, 2016 (Corrected 1/22/2016)

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Heavy Construction 2016 -- Corrected

Rates for Heavy Construction - Effective January 2, 2016 (Corrected 1/22/2016)

Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Highway Construction 2016 -- Corrected

Rates for Highway Construction - Effective January 2, 2016 (Corrected 1/22/2016)

Preliminary Prevailing Wage Rates

Current Prevailing Wage Rates effective 1/27/2018

Definitions

The links below will take you to a list of occupations, in prevailing wage sectors, giving you the title, Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code, and a description of the duties or equipment operated for each title.

Building Construction Occupations

Nonconstruction Services Occupations

Frequently Asked Questions

Some questions are asked more commonly than others, so we have put together a list of these questions and their answers. For any other questions call (406) 444-5600.

Prevailing Wage Survey FAQs