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How are construction workers paid for in the US?

I'm asking because where I live they are paid for the job they get done in terms of the units measurable... So many m2 of concrete floor or so many m2 of brick laying and each have a price assigned that relates to the expected performance. We don't pay for the time of the laborer but instead for the finished job.

Asked By: asfffalsjfls - 7/18/2011
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The United States has laws that govern how much people get paid, and the law requires that people get paid at least a minimum wage for the number of hours they work. The higher level the type of skill, the more money per hour that the worker earns. This applies to construction worker as well... More
Answered By: iloveorchids - 7/18/2011
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