Industry, Market and Economic Data

AGC Houston collects information from various credible sources to bring the most accurate, up-to-date and valuable information to our members as possible.

AGC of America Economic Publications

Ken Simonson, Chief Economist, Associated General Contractors of America, publishes numerous economic news relevant to the construction industry. Visit his website for details
2017 National Outlook Survey Results
2019 Construction Hiring and Business Outlook Report
2020 Construction Hiring and Business Outlook Report

Greater Houston Partnership Economic Update

Economy at a Glance
City of Houston Building Permits
Building Contracts

Houston Area Wage Survey

Every three years, AGC Houston and other area commercial construction trade associations and councils collaborate on a local craft wage survey. The results of the survey include average hourly rate, average health & welfare, average pension, average vacation, and average package. 
2013 Survey Results
2016 Survey Results
2019 Survey Results

AGC Compensation and Benefits Survey

The purpose of annual AGC Compensation and Benefits Survey is to provide accurate information on salaries and company financial data/compensation practices in the Texas commercial construction industry. The 2016 survey covers Austin, Houston, Dallas, Ft. Worth, Central Texas, West Texas, Beaumont and Amarillo. Visit for more information.

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Become a Member/Find a Member

When you join a local AGC Chapter, you become a member of the national organization. Being active at both the local and national level is the best way to maximize your membership. Visit our membership page  for more information.