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Prevailing Wage - State Building Projects

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Facilities Development
PO Box 7866
Madison, WI 53707-7866

101 E Wilson Street, 7th Floor
Madison, WI 53703

Division of Facilities  Development Front Desk
(608) 266-2731

 (608) 267-2710

 Prevailing Wage

Important Notice:  The 2015-17 Wisconsin State Budget (2015 Wisconsin Act 55) modified Wisconsin's prevailing wage laws. Effective January 1, 2017, the administration of state prevailing wage on state building projects will transition from the Department of Workforce Development (DWD) to the Department of Administration/ Division of Facilities Development (DOA/DFD). Prevailing hours of labor will be determined by Wis. Stats. 16.856(1)(e) and prevailing wage rates will be as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor 40 U.S.C. 3142 for publication in the applicable project bidding documents.  Please access the links on this webpage for more information about how prevailing wage rates will be applied to state building projects.

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