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 Compliance and Investigation Bureau.  Call (406) 444-6543 and ask to speak to a Prevailing Wage Compliance Specialist.

The Compliance and Investigation Bureau 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) 444-6543.

Prevailing Wage Rates are revised and adopted yearly.

 

Preliminary Prevailing Wage Rates - Do NOT Use For Bidding

Preliminary Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Building Construction 2019

Preliminary Building Construction Rates-Do Not Use For Bidding

Preliminary Montana Prevailing Wages Rates for Heavy Construction 2019

Preliminary Building Construction Rates-Do Not Use For Bidding

Preliminary Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Highway Construction 2019

Preliminary Highway Construction Rates-Do Not Use For Bidding

Preliminary Montana Prevailing Wage Rates for Nonconstruction 2019

Preliminary Nonconstruction Rates-Do Not Use For Bidding


Current Prevailing Wage Rates effective 1/27/2018

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 Heavy Construction 2018 - Corrected

Rates for Heavy Construction- Effective January 27, 2018 (Corrected 4/28/2018)

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) 444-6543.

Prevailing Wage Survey FAQs