Douglas County Prevailing Wage for September 2008

Trade Name           RG TYP C Base   FRMAN *M-F>8 OSA OSH H/W   Pensn  Vac  Trng  
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ASBESTOS ABT-GEN        BLD   25.070 26.070 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.050 5.980 0.000 0.700 
ASBESTOS ABT-MEC        BLD   20.190  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.000 3.400 0.000 0.000 
BOILERMAKER             BLD   30.000 32.500 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.820 11.28 1.000 0.350 
BRICK MASON             BLD   27.840 29.340 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 6.900 0.000 0.630 
CARPENTER               BLD   27.790 30.040 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 8.050 0.000 0.320 
CARPENTER               HWY   27.920 29.670 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 8.050 0.000 0.320 
CEMENT MASON            BLD   28.180 29.680 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 7.400 0.000 0.500 
CEMENT MASON            HWY   26.640 27.640 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 7.400 0.000 0.500 
CERAMIC TILE FNSHER     BLD   26.650  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 7.200 0.000 0.000 
ELECTRIC PWR EQMT OP    ALL   30.750  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.750 8.610 0.000 0.000 
ELECTRIC PWR GRNDMAN    ALL   21.090  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.750 5.905 0.000 0.000 
ELECTRIC PWR LINEMAN    ALL   34.160 36.350 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.750 9.560 0.000 0.000 
ELECTRIC PWR TRK DRV    ALL   22.130  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 4.750 6.200 0.000 0.000 
ELECTRICIAN          N  BLD   34.210 36.210 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.150 5.880 0.000 0.510 
ELECTRICIAN          S  BLD   31.930 35.120 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.150 5.750 0.000 0.480 
ELECTRONIC SYS TECH     BLD   26.930 28.430 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.150 4.040 0.000 0.250 
ELEVATOR CONSTRUCTOR    BLD   35.615 40.070 2.0   2.0 2.0 8.775 6.960 2.140 0.000 
FENCE ERECTOR           ALL   28.990 30.740 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.810 7.000 0.000 0.500 
GLAZIER                 BLD   29.230 30.730 1.5   2.0 2.0 5.730 5.650 0.000 0.260 
HT/FROST INSULATOR      BLD   28.470  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.040 5.800 0.000 0.130 
IRON WORKER             ALL   28.990 30.740 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.810 7.000 0.000 0.500 
LABORER                 BLD   24.250 25.500 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.050 6.980 0.000 0.700 
LABORER                 HWY   25.660 26.660 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.050 6.980 0.000 0.700 
LATHER                  BLD   27.790 30.040 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 8.050 0.000 0.320 
LATHER               N  BLD   27.790 29.790 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 6.160 0.000 0.320 
LATHER               S  BLD   27.150 29.150 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 6.800 0.000 0.320 
MACHINIST               BLD   40.530 42.530 1.5   1.5 2.0 7.000 7.670 0.650 0.000 
MARBLE FINISHERS        BLD   26.650  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 7.200 0.000 0.000 
MARBLE MASON            BLD   28.150  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 7.200 0.000 0.000 
MILLWRIGHT              BLD   27.700 29.950 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 8.600 0.000 0.320 
MILLWRIGHT              HWY   29.260 31.010 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 9.050 0.000 0.320 
OPERATING ENGINEER      ALL 1 30.150  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.300 7.000 0.000 0.650 
OPERATING ENGINEER      ALL 2 19.650  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.300 7.000 0.000 0.650 
PAINTER                 ALL   31.270 32.770 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 3.400 0.000 0.370 
PAINTER SIGNS           ALL   31.270 32.770 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 3.400 0.000 0.370 
PILEDRIVER              BLD   28.290 30.540 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 8.050 0.000 0.320 
PILEDRIVER              HWY   28.920 30.670 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 8.050 0.000 0.320 
PILEDRIVER           N  BLD   28.290 30.290 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 6.160 0.000 0.320 
PILEDRIVER           S  BLD   27.650 29.650 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 6.800 0.000 0.320 
PIPEFITTER              ALL   31.160 33.500 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.600 5.690 0.000 0.610 
PLASTERER               BLD   26.590 28.090 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 8.500 0.000 0.300 
PLUMBER                 ALL   31.160 33.500 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.600 5.690 0.000 0.610 
ROOFER                  BLD   26.010 27.010 1.5   1.5 2.0 7.350 7.500 0.000 0.200 
SHEETMETAL WORKER       BLD   31.500 33.500 1.5   1.5 2.0 7.250 8.330 0.000 0.520 
SPRINKLER FITTER        BLD   35.140 37.690 1.5   1.5 2.0 7.000 6.200 0.000 0.250 
STONE MASON             BLD   27.840 29.340 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 6.900 0.000 0.630 
TERRAZZO FINISHER       BLD   26.650  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 7.200 0.000 0.000 
TERRAZZO MASON          BLD   28.150  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 7.200 0.000 0.000 
TILE LAYER              BLD   27.150 29.150 1.5   1.5 2.0 6.750 6.800 0.000 0.320 
TILE MASON              BLD   28.150  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 7.200 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            ALL 1 27.457  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            ALL 2 27.857  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            ALL 3 28.057  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            ALL 4 28.307  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            ALL 5 29.057  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            O&C 1 21.970  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            O&C 2 22.290  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            O&C 3 22.450  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            O&C 4 22.650  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TRUCK DRIVER            O&C 5 23.250  0.000 1.5   1.5 2.0 8.600 3.797 0.000 0.000 
TUCKPOINTER             BLD   27.840 29.340 1.5   1.5 2.0 5.400 6.900 0.000 0.630 

Legend:  M-F>8 (Overtime is required for any hour greater than 8 worked
each day, Monday through Friday.
OSA  (Overtime is required for every hour worked on Saturday)
OSH  (Overtime is required for every hour worked on Sunday and Holidays)
H/W  (Health & Welfare Insurance)
Pensn (Pension)
Vac (Vacation)
Trng (Training)

Explanations

DOUGLAS COUNTY

CARPENTERS  (SOUTH) - That part of the county South of Rt. 36
(Includes LATHERS & PILEDRIVERS).

ELECTRICIAN (NORTH) - Townships of Newman, Murdock, Camargo, and East
of the central tracks including all of the Town of Tuscola.

The following list is considered as those days for which holiday rates
of wages for work performed apply: New Years Day, Memorial/Decoration
Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day,
Christmas Day. Generally, any of these holidays which fall  on a
Sunday is celebrated on the following Monday.  This then makes work
performed on that Monday payable at the appropriate overtime rate for
holiday pay.   Common practice in a given local may alter certain days
of celebration such as the day after Thanksgiving for Veterans Day.
If in doubt, please check with IDOL.

Oil and chip resealing (O&C) means the application of road oils and
liquid asphalt to coat an existing road surface, followed by
application of aggregate chips or gravel to coated surface, and
subsequent rolling of material to seal the surface.

EXPLANATION OF CLASSES

ASBESTOS - GENERAL - removal of asbestos material/mold and hazardous
materials from any place in a building, including mechanical systems
where those mechanical systems are to be removed.  This includes the
removal of asbestos materials/mold and hazardous materials from
ductwork or pipes in a building when the building is to be demolished
at the time or at some close future date.

ASBESTOS - MECHANICAL - removal of asbestos material from mechanical
systems, such as pipes, ducts, and boilers, where the mechanical
systems are to  remain.

CERAMIC TILE FINISHER, MARBLE FINISHER, TERRAZZO FINISHER

Assisting, helping or supporting the tile, marble and terrazzo
mechanic by performing their historic and traditional work assignments
required to complete the proper installation of the work covered by
said crafts.  The term "Ceramic" is used for naming the classification
only and is in no way a limitation of the product handled.  Ceramic
takes into consideration most hard tiles.

ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS TECHNICIAN

Installation, service and maintenance of low-voltage systems which
utilizes the transmission and/or transference of voice, sound, vision,
or digital for commercial, education, security and entertainment
purposes for the following:  TV monitoring and surveillance,
background/foreground music, intercom and telephone interconnect,
field programming, inventory control systems, microwave transmission,
multi-media, multiplex, radio page, school, intercom and sound burglar
alarms and low voltage master clock systems.

Excluded from this classification are energy management systems, life
safety systems, supervisory controls and data acquisition systems not
intrinsic with the above listed systems, fire alarm systems, nurse
call systems and raceways exceeding fifteen feet in length.

TRUCK DRIVER - BUILDING, HEAVY AND HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION
Class 1.  Drivers on 2 axle trucks hauling less than 9 ton.  Air
compressor and welding machines and brooms, including those pulled by
separate units, truck driver  helpers, warehouse employees, mechanic
helpers, greasers and tiremen, pickup trucks when hauling materials,
tools, or workers to and from and on-the-job  site, and fork lifts up
to 6,000 lb. capacity.

Class 2.  Two or three axle trucks hauling more than 9 ton but hauling
less than 16 ton.  A-frame winch trucks, hydrolift trucks, vactor
trucks or similar  equipment when used for transportation purposes.
Fork lifts over 6,000 lb. capacity, winch trucks, four axle
combination units, and ticket writers.

Class 3.  Two, three or four axle trucks hauling 16 ton or more.
Drivers on water pulls, articulated dump trucks, mechanics and working
forepersons, and  dispatchers.  Five axle or more combination units.

Class 4.  Low Boy and Oil Distributors.

Class 5.  Drivers who require special protective clothing while
employed on hazardous waste work.


TRUCK DRIVER - OIL AND CHIP RESEALING ONLY.

This shall encompass laborers, workers and mechanics who drive
contractor or subcontractor owned, leased, or hired pickup, dump,
service, or oil distributor trucks.  The work includes transporting
materials and equipment (including but not limited to, oils, aggregate
supplies, parts, machinery and tools) to or from the job site;
distributing oil or liquid asphalt and aggregate; stock piling
material when in connection with the actual oil and chip contract.
The Truck Driver (Oil & Chip Resealing) wage classification does not
include supplier delivered materials.

OPERATING ENGINEERS - BUILDING, HEAVY AND HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION

Class 1.  Power Cranes, Draglines, Derricks, Shovels, Gradalls,
Mechanics, Tractor Highlift, Tournadozer, Concrete Mixers with Skip,
Tournamixer, Two Drum  Machine, One Drum Hoist with Tower or Boom,
Cableways, Tower Machines, Motor Patrol, Boom Tractor, Boom or Winch
Truck, Winch or Hydraulic Boom Truck,  Truck Crane, Tournapull,
Tractor Operating Scoops, Bulldozer, Push Tractor, Asphalt Planer,
Finishing Machine on Asphalt, Large Rollers on Earth, Rollers on
Asphalt Mix, Ross Carrier or similar Machine, Gravel Processing
Machine, Asphalt Plant Engineer, Paver Operator, Dredging Equipment,
or Dredge Engineer, or  Dredge Operator, Central Mix Plant Engineer,
CMI or similar type machine, Concrete Pump, Truck or Skid Mounted,
Tower Crane, Engineer or Rock Crusher Plant,  Concrete Plant Engineer,
Ditching Machine with dual attachment, Tractor Mounted Loaders,
Cherry Picker, Hydro Crane, Standard or Dinkey Locomotives,
Scoopmobiles, Euclid Loader, Soil Cement Machine, Back Filler,
Elevating Machine, Power Blade, Drilling Machine, including Well
Testing, Caissons, Shaft or any  similar type drilling machines, Motor
Driven Paint Machine, Pipe Cleaning Machine, Pipe Wrapping Machine,
Pipe Bending Machine, Apsco Paver, Boring Machine,  (Head Equipment
Greaser), Barber-Greene Loaders, Formless Paver, (Well Point System),
Concrete Spreader, Hydra Ax, Span Saw, Marine Scoops, Brush Mulcher,
Brush Burner, Mesh Placer, Tree Mover, Helicopter Crew (3),
Piledriver-Skid or Crawler, Stump Remover, Root Rake, Tug Boat
Operator, Refrigerating Machine,  Freezing Operator, Chair Cart-
Self-Propelled, Hydra Seeder, Straw Blower, Power Sub Grader, Bull
Float, Finishing Machine, Self-Propelled Pavement Breaker, Lull  (or
similar type Machine), Two Air Compressors, Compressors hooked in
Manifold, Overhead Crane, Chip Spreader, Mud Cat, Sull-Air, Fork Lifts
(except when  used for landscaping work), Soil Stabilizer (Seaman
Tiller, Bo Mag, Rago Gator, and similar types of equipment), Tube
Float, Spray Machine, Curing Machine,  Concrete or Asphalt Milling
Machine, Snooper Truck-Operator, Backhoe, Farm Tractors (with
attachments), 4 Point Lift System (Power Lift or similar type),
Skid-Steer (Bob Cat or similar type), Wrecking Shears, Water Blaster.

Class 2.  Concrete Mixers without Skips, Rock Crusher, Ditching
Machine under 6', Curbing Machine, One Drum Machines without Tower or
Boom, Air Tugger,  Self-Propelled Concrete Saw, Machine Mounted Post
Hole Digger, two to four Generators, Water Pumps or Welding Machines,
within 400 feet, Air Compressor  600 cu. ft. and under, Rollers on
Aggregate and Seal Coat Surfaces, Fork Lift (when used for landscaping
work), Concrete and Blacktop Curb Machine, One Water  Pump, Oilers,
Air Valves or Steam Valves, One Welding Machine, Truck Jack, Mud Jack,
Gunnite Machine, House Elevators when used for hoisting material,
Engine  Tenders, Fireman, Wagon Drill, Flex Plane, Conveyor, Siphons
and Pulsometer, Switchman, Fireman on Paint Pots, Fireman on Asphalt
Plants, Distributor Operator  on Trucks, Tampers, Self-Propelled Power
Broom, Striping Machine (motor driven), Form Tamper, Bulk Cement
Plant, Equipment Greaser, Deck Hands, Truck Crane  Oiler-Driver,
Cement Blimps, Form Grader, Temporary Heat, Throttle Valve, Super
Sucker (and similar type of equipment).

Other Classifications of Work:

For definitions of classifications not otherwise set out, the
Department generally has on file such definitions which are available.
If a task to be performed is not subject to one of the
classifications of pay set out, the Department will  upon being
contacted state which neighboring county has such a classification and
provide such rate, such rate being deemed to exist by reference in
this  document.  If no neighboring county rate applies to the task,
the Department shall undertake a special determination, such special
determination  being then deemed to have existed under this
determination.  If a project requires these, or any classification not
listed, please contact IDOL at 618/993-7271 for  wage rates or
clarifications.

LANDSCAPING

Landscaping work falls under the existing classifications for laborer,
operating engineer and truck driver.  The work performed by landscape
plantsman and  landscape laborer is covered by the existing
classification of laborer.  The work performed by landscape operators
(regardless of equipment used or its size) is  covered by the
classifications of operating engineer.  The work performed by
landscape truck drivers (regardless of size of truck driven) is
covered by the  classifications of truck driver.