Prevailing Wage Policies & Determinations

How to Request a Determination

Prevailing Wage determinations are issued by the Industrial Statistician of L&I.

View a list of pending determination requests that have been submitted to L&I, or find out how to request an Industrial Statistician Determination (65 KB PDF).

Index of Selected Prevailing Wage Topics

Download the List of Prevailing Wage Topics (353 KB PDF). You will find a list of scopes of work, types of jobs and other areas pertaining to prevailing wage. Topics are listed in alphabetical order. Each topic includes a brief summary and link to the full policy or determination document.

 

For questions about appropriate prevailing wage rates, please contact the Prevailing Wage program.

 

Search policies and determinations

This is an initial list of current public works policies and determinations regarding prevailing wage.


Prevailing Wage Policies and Determinations
These files are all in Acrobat (PDF) format.
Number
Subject
Date
03112016 Filing on Behalf of Policy with Addendum
03-11-16
03082016 Redetermination of Industrial Statistician's July 26, 2012 SIP Forms Determination
03-08-16
01292016 Determination Boiler Replacement
01-29-16
01082016 Withdrawl: SCRAPS Incinerator Repairs Determination Request
01-08-16
12302015 Determination Geothermal Installation Scope
12-30-15
12282015 Determination Port of Seattle Tenant Improvement
12-28-15
07312015 Prevailing Wage Survey Methodology
07-31-15
06012015 Prevailing Wage Classification for Stockman
06-01-15
05262015B Prevailing Wage Determination Scope of Work for the Installation of the Traffic-Pedestrian Railing
05-26-15
05262015A Prevailing Wage Determination Scope of Work for the Installation of the Cable Safety Rail
05-26-15
04222015 Prevailing Wage Rate for the Construction of a Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasures Structure
04-22-15
04062015C Prevailing Wage Requirements for Portable Toilets
04-06-15
04062015B Prevailing Wage Requirements for Lock and Locksmith Work
04-06-15
04062015A Office Cubicles and Furniture
04-06-15
02252015 Clarification/Reconsideration of August 7, 2013 Determination - Construction Site Surveyors Work on SR 99 Deep Bore Project.
02-25-15
02062015B Tug Boat Towing Work on the Seattle Tunnel Project
02-06-15
02062015A Tug Boat Towing Work on the Terminal 117 Cleanup & Sediment & Upland Expansion Project in the Duwamish River
02-06-15
02032015 Tug Boat Towing Work on the SR 520 Pontoon Construction Design Build Project
02-03-15
11172014 Prevailing Wage Classification for Laying Geothermal Piping
11-17-14
11102014 Tukwila Pool - Floor and Wall Installation
11-10-14
10312014C Travel Time for Concrete Pumping Activities
10-31-14
10312014B Briarwood Elementary Landscape Construction
10-31-14
10312014A Prevailing Wage Classifications for Specific Concrete Procedures
10-31-14
10032014 Seattle Tunnel Project – Temporary Ventilation Duct Work
10-03-14
09192014 Overtime on a Joint Federal and WA State Project
09-19-14
04172014 Determination – Replacing Water Meters
04-17-14
09122013 Calculation of Prevailing Wage Overtime Requirements on Joint Federal-State Projects
09-12-13
08302013 Prevailing Wage Requirements for Travel Time and Loading and Unloading Employer’s Truck
08-30-13
08132013 Stray Electrical Current Testing on Railroad Tracks
08-13-13
08072013 Construction Site Surveyors – work to enable regional effects monitoring of tunneling operations
08-07-13
07152013B Telecommunication Technicians and Electronic Technicians Scopes of Work and Electrical Licensing Laws
07-15-13
07152013A Valve, Valve Actuator Maintenance/Repair/Refurbishment – Columbia Generating Station
07-15-13
07112013 Telecommunication Technicians and Electronic Technicians Scopes of Work and Electrical Licensing Laws
07-11-13
06192013 Tennis Court Surface Installation – Cement Masons
06-19-13
05282013 Piping Work for Geothermal Heat Pump Systems
05-28-13
04192013 Cost to Public Entity for Moving and Supplementing Privately Owned Utilities
04-19-13
04182013 Delivery of Precast Concrete Tunnel Liners
04-18-13
04172013 Data Cabling Work – Telecommunications Technicians; Electronic Technicians
04-17-13
04162013 Fireboat Construction
04-16-13
04082013 Valve and Valve Actuator Work — Columbia Generating Station
04-08-13
04052013 Youth Haven Project Qualifies for Residential Construction Rates
04-05-13
04042013 Irrigation Districts — Certain Projects Exempt from Prevailing Wage Requirements
04-04-13
03282013 Telecommunications — No Prevailing Wage Requirement for Certain Leased Equipment
03-28-13
02282013B Usual Benefits
02-28-13
02282013A How to Calculate the Hourly Rate of Contribution for Usual (Fringe) Benefits as Part of the Prevailing Rate of Wage
02-28-13
02222013 Closed Loop Geothermal Drilling More Information
02-22-13
02062013B Off-Site Bulldozing of Excavated Material Removed from Construction Site
02-06-13
02062013A Removal of Industrial Engine & Machine Mechanic Wage Rates
02-06-13
11262012 Installation of Fiber Optic Cable Between Traffic Signal Cabinets
11-26-12
11132012B Tunnel Pay Requirements for Electrical System Installation
11-13-12
11132012A Installation of Fire Protection Sprinkler System in Firefighters Quarters Not “Residential Construction”
11-13-12
10292012 Residential Construction Definition
10-29-12
09132012 Power Substation Maintenance
09-13-12
08292012 Removal of Excavated Material from Construction Site
08-29-12
08282012 Bore Drilling for Geothermal System More Information
08-28-12
08232012 Home for Children with Disabilities — “Residential Construction”
08-23-12
08172012 Transitional Housing Not “Residential Construction”
08-17-12
08152012 Request for Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Pipefitters Worker Classification and Rate for Snohomish County
08-15-12
08062012 Determination of Prevailing Wage Rate Classification for Stevens Court Buildings C and D
08-06-12
08012012 Union Terrace — Residential versus Commercial Wage Rates
08-01-12
07262012 Stay-In-Place Metal Forms/Decking — Murray Morgan Bridge
07-26-12
07262012 Precast Concrete Tunnel Liners — Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement
07-26-12
07112012 Review and Modification of Scaffold Erector Apprentices April 17, 2012 Determination
07-11-12
06082012 Prevailing Wage Requirements — Conservation District Reclamation/Restoration Projects
06-08-12
05142012 Precast Segments for the Sound Transit S440/S.200th Street Project
05-14-12
04302012 Request to Repeal Construction Site Surveyor Scope of Work Denied
04-30-12
04172012 Applicable Scope of Work for Scaffold Erector Apprentices
04-17-12
03072012 Handling of Electrical Equipment on Construction Sites
03-07-12
12142011 Electronic Technicians — HVAC Control Systems
12-14-11
11302011 Bridge 99/560 Pedestrian Barrier
11-30-11
11292011 Social Security Number Requirements for Certified Payroll Record Reports
11-29-11
09272011 Vactor Truck Operation
09-27-11
08232011 Compensation for Special Shift Hours
08-23-11
08182011 Apprentices Indentured to Specific Trades
08-18-11
08112011 Bore Drilling for Geothermal System More Information
08-11-11
07292011 Construction Site Surveyors
07-29-11
06302011 Manufactured Tunnel Liner Segments
06-30-11
06212011 Safespan System Installation
06-21-11
05262011 HVAC Controls and Direct Digital Controls (DDC)
05-26-11
05052011 Refrigeration Mechanics and Sheet Metal Workers
05-05-11
04202011 HUD Housing Projects — Housing Act of 1937
04-20-11
07072010 Landscape Construction — Water Garden Feature
07-07-10
05192010 Landscape Construction
05-19-10
01282010 Non-Governmental, Non-Profits Receiving WA Funds
01-28-10
10052009 Concrete Grinding, Polishing, Staining and Hardening
10-05-09
05112009 Requirement to File Statement of Intent to Pay Prevailing Wages and Affidavit of Wages Paid Form
05-11-09
03102009 Service and Repair of Fire Extinguishers
03-10-09
11242008 Residential Construction Farmworker Housing — La Posada E&W2
11-24-08
10272008 Residential Construction Farmworker Housing — La Posada E&W1
10-27-08
10172008 Brick and Marble Finishers MOU
10-17-08
08122008B Off Site Fabrication Pre-Cast Prison Cells — Mike Leininger — NWFCA Coyote Ridge
08-12-08
08122008A Overtime Public and Private Work Allocation — McPhee, Workland & Witherspoon
08-12-08
08082008A Cement Masons Polishing and Grinding Concrete Floors
08-08-08
07282008 Residential Construction — Farmworker Housing — Columbia Point
07-28-08
07142008 Inside Electricians Tunnel Work — Elcon
07-14-08
06272008 HVAC TAB Testcomm Director's Arbitration Decision
06-27-08
05302008 Off Site Fabrication Control Panels — MD Control Systems
05-30-08
04302008 Redetermination, Bethlehem Construction, Inc. — Link Light Rail Project — Pre-cast Concrete Work
04-30-08
04252008 Fiber Optic Cable Installation-Fiber Guys-Sound Transit
04-25-08
04152008B Overtime Usual Benefits — Schwabe Granite NW
04-15-08
04152008A Electronic Technician Fire Alarm Testing Intellisystems
04-15-08
02262008 Power Pole Maintenance PUD
02-26-08
02142008 Modular Building Construction-Marysville School District
02-14-08
01042008 State Grant Funds — CTED-Monroe YMCA
01-04-08
12192007 Subsurface Utility Engineering Applied Professional Services
12-19-07
11272007 Off Site Fabrication Control Panels-TSI
11-27-07
11192007 Landscape Construction - Pacific Earth Works
11-19-07
11012007 Metal Fabrication Determination
11-01-07
07092007 Security Guards — Western WA Merchant Patrol
07-09-07
04272007 HVAC Duct Cleaning — Indoor Air Technologies
04-27-07
04122007 Design Build Projects WSDOT
04-12-07
03302007 Flashing Reglet and Drip Edge Installation — Icon Corporation
03-30-07
03192007 Stoner Electric Automated Door Systems
03-19-07
01262007 Drywaller #2
01-26-07
01052007 Fabricated Concrete
01-05-07
12282006 Turnkey Project
12-28-06
12212006 Drywaller
12-21-06
12202006 Automated Meter
12-20-06
11172006 Overtime
11-17-06
08282006 Baggage Conveyor and Dispenser
08-28-06
08012006 On-line Lottery Ticketing System
08-01-06
06082006 Sheet Metal Roofing Scope
06-08-06
05302006 Recycling Service Drop Boxes
05-30-06
05092006 HVAC TAB Testcomm Administrative Hearing Proposed Decision
05-09-06
05082006B Packaged vs. Non-Packaged Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings
05-08-06
05082006A Packaged Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings Scope
05-08-06
04202006 Exclusion of Tunnel Differential
04-20-06
03172006B HVAC Air Balancing #3
03-17-06
03172006A HVAC Air Balancing #2
03-17-06
04072005 Grass Pavers
04-07-05
01192005 Erosion Control
01-19-05
10202004 HVAC Air Balancing
10-20-04
04302004 Herbicide Application
04-30-04
03102004 Silt Fence — Construction Barrier Fence
03-10-04
09252002 Erosion Control — Not Landscape Construction
09-25-02
10182000 Utilities Construction — Not Landscape Construction #2
10-18-00
10151999 Brick Pavers
10-15-99
08051999 Utilities Construction-Not Landscape Construction
08-05-99
09091998 Silt Fence — Construction Laborer — Not Fence Erector
09-09-98
11231993 Keystone Block Retaining Wall
11-23-93

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