Who employs day laborers?

The Need for Workers Locally and Around the U.S.:

Most daily assignments are mainly for work in the construction and landscaping industries, though our day laborers are also hired as farm workers, cleaners, household workers and movers. Their employers are usually residential construction contractors and homeowners who need immediate help with work projects.

  • Day laborers are primarily employed by homeowners/renters (49%) and construction contractors (43%).

The top 5 occupations include:

  1. Construction laborer
  2. Gardener and landscaper
  3. Painter
  4. Roofer
  5. Drywall Installer

Other common occupations offered are Movers, Loading/Unloading, Cleaning/Domestic Work, Child Care, Elderly Care, Carpentry, Cooking, Electric, Plumbing, Maintenance, Masonry, etc.

For an overview of different types of work, please go to our SERVICES section.