Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Source: Bureau Of Labor Statistics, For 1934-1950: "Employment, Hours, And Earnings", Bls Construction Division, Building Construction Ssa Groups 15 And 17, September 1952; For 1951-1954: Same Source, June 1956; For 1955-1956: Same, July 1958; For 1957-1961: Monthly Labor Review.
This NBER data series m08309 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: m08309
National Bureau of Economic Research, Average Hourly Earnings, Building Construction for United States [M08309USM055NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M08309USM055NNBR, February 23, 2017.