For example, for purposes of computing the hourly wage rate for a “carpenter”, the total number of hours submitted for pile drivers, millwrights, lathers and linoleum layers would be added to the hours submitted for carpenters. The combined sum of all these hours would then be used to calculate the single rate for a carpenter in a particular county.

# Are all hours reported for occupational titles being consolidated into one occupational title added together to set a rate?

For example, for purposes of computing the hourly wage rate for a “carpenter”, the total number of hours submitted for pile drivers, millwrights, lathers and linoleum layers would be added to the hours submitted for carpenters. The combined sum of all these hours would then be used to calculate the single rate for a carpenter in a particular county.