WAGE RATES

    We have maintenance agreements to cover work performed at all U.S. Steel properties and power plants. Several specialty contracts exist as well, including the University of Pittsburgh, Safeway Scaffold, Homewood Cemetery, the City of Pittsburgh School Board, and the City of Pittsburgh Housing Authority.

  The following tables display the wage rates for the agreements in place currently.

All rates are effective January 1, 2017 thru December 31, 2017, unless otherwise noted.

MASTER BUILDERS ASSOCIATION AND INDEPENDENT BUILDING

CLASSIFICATION WAGE RATES
CLASS I $22.32
CLASS II $22.47
CLASS III $22.60
CLASS IV $23.07

FOREMAN: $.35 above highest rate in crew

GENERAL FOREMAN: $.55 above highest Foreman's rate

LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL OF W. PA WELFARE FUND:  $8.77/hr worked

LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL OF W. PA PENSION FUND:   $6.39/hr worked

WESTERN PA LABORERS' TRAINING and EDUCATION FUND: $ .28/hr worked

LiUNA NATIONAL FUNDS:                                                $ .07/hr worked

INDUSTRY ADVANCEMENT FUND:                                     $ .11/hr worked

TOTAL:   $15.62/hr worked

*LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL of W. PA DUES DEDUCTION: 6% of gross wages

MECHANICAL CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION

CLASSIFICATION WAGE RATE
PLUMBING LABORER UNLOADING OF MATERIAL $22.47
PIPE LAYERS HELPER CARRYABLE PUMP OPERATOR
WALK-BEHIND ROLLER & TAMPER WALK-BEHIND FORK LIFT OR SIMILAR
WHACKER GRADE MAN
PIPE LAYER BLASTE'S HELPER
DRILL RUNNERS HELPER JACKHAMMER OPERATOR
ALL TAMPER OPERATORS WAGON DRILL OPERATOR
BLASTER  

FOREMAN: $.35 above highest rate in crew

GENERAL FOREMAN: $.55 above highest Foreman's rate

LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL OF W. PA WELFARE FUND:  $8.77/hr worked

LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL OF W. PA PENSION FUND:   $6.39/hr worked

WESTERN PA LABORERS' TRAINING and EDUCATION FUND: $ .28/hr worked

LiUNA NATIONAL FUNDS:                                                $ .07/hr worked

INDUSTRY ADVANCEMENT FUND:                                     $ .15/hr worked

TOTAL:   $15.66/hr worked

*LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL of W. PA DUES DEDUCTION: 6% of gross wages

INDEPENDENT BUILDING RESIDENTIAL

CLASSIFICATION WAGE RATE
CLASS I $17.47
CLASS II $17.62
CLASS III $17.75
CLASS IV $18.22

FOREMAN: $.35 above highest rate in crew

GENERAL FOREMAN: $.55 above highest Foreman's rate

LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL OF W. PA WELFARE FUND:  $8.77/hr worked

LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL OF W. PA PENSION FUND:   $6.39/hr worked

WESTERN PA LABORERS' TRAINING and EDUCATION FUND: $ .28/hr worked

LiUNA NATIONAL FUNDS:                                                $ .07/hr worked

INDUSTRY ADVANCEMENT FUND:                                     $ .11/hr worked

TOTAL:   $15.62/hr worked

*LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL of W. PA DUES DEDUCTION: 6% of gross wages

MAINTENANCE AGREEMENT(95% RATES and FRINGES)

CLASSIFICATION WAGES WELFARE PENSION LiUNA FUNDS TRAINING & IND. ADV. TOTAL
CLASS I $21.20 $8.77 $6.39 $.07 $.39 $36.82
CLASS II $21.35 $8.77 $6.39 $.07 $.39 $36.97
CLASS III $21.47 $8.77 $6.39 $.07 $.39 $37.09
CLASS IV $21.92 $8.77 $6.39 $.07 $.39 $37.54

FOREMAN: $.35 above highest rate in crew

GENERAL FOREMAN: $.55 above highest Foreman's rate

*LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL of W. PA DUES DEDUCTION: 6% of gross wages

*FRINGES WILL BE PAID PER HOUR WORKED

MAINTENANCE AGREEMENT(90% RATES and FRINGES)

CLASSIFICATION WAGES WELFARE PENSION LiUNA FUNDS TRAINING & IND. ADV. TOTAL
CLASS I $20.09 $8.77 $6.39 $.07 $.39 $35.74
CLASS II $20.22 $8.77 $6.39 $.07 $.39 $35.84
CLASS III $20.34 $8.77 $6.39 $.07 $.39 $35.96
CLASS IV $20.76 $8.77 $6.39 $.07 $.39 $36.38

FOREMAN: $.35 above highest rate in crew

GENERAL FOREMAN: $.55 above highest Foreman's rate

*LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL of W. PA DUES DEDUCTION: 6% of gross wages

*FRINGES WILL BE PAID PER HOUR WORKED

LANDSCAPE AGREEMENT

CLASSIFICATION 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017  WELFARE FUND   PENSION FUND
CLASS I(LANDSCAPE LABORER) $20.59 $8.77 $5.31
CLASS II(SKILLED LANDSCAPED LABORER) $21.01 $8.77 $5.31
CLASS III(LANDSCAPE TRACTOR OPERATOR) $21.31 $8.77 $5.31

On all landscape projects, the wage rate in effect at the time of the bid will remain in effect on those projects for one(1) year from the date of the bid. At the end of the one(1) year from the date of the bid, the first negotiated wage rate that was due the year following the bid date will be paid for one(1) year, at which time the second consecutive negotiated wage rate will be effective.

FOREMAN: $.50 above highest rate in crew

WESTERN PA LABORERS' TRAINING and EDUCATION FUND: $ .28/hr worked

LABORERS' DISTRICT COUNCIL of W. PA DUES DEDUCTION: 6% of gross wages