$8.2 billion in wages
Construction wages and salaries in 2017 totaled $436 billion in the United States, including $8.2 billion in Indiana.
$13.4 billion dollars
In Indiana, construction contributed $13.4 billion (3.8%) of the state’s GDP of $352.3 billion, less than the industry’s 4% share of U.S. GDP.
12,900 construction firms
Indiana had 12,900 construction firms in 2015, 91% of which were small.
$4.7 billion dollars
Gov. Eric Holcomb launched a five-year $4.7 billion road maintenance and construction plan in 2017. The Indiana Department of Transportation plans $150 million of work on our state’s highways this year.
10,000 miles of roadway
The Indiana Department of Transportation plans to resurface nearly 10,000 miles of roadway.
The Indiana Department of Transportation plans to repair or replace about 1,300 bridges.
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