PREVAILING WAGE THRESHOLD LEVELS
In accordance with ORC Section 4115.034, before advertising for bids,
contracting, or undertaking construction with its own forces, to construct a public improvement, the Public Authority shall
have the Ohio Department of Commerce determine the prevailing rates of wages for workers employed
on the public improvement. The wage determination must be included in the project specifications
and printed on the bidding blanks where work is done by contract.
Thresholds are to be adjusted biennially (every two years) by the Director of Ohio Department of Commerce.
As of January 1, 2012:
"New" construction that involves roads, streets, alleys, sewers, ditches and other works connected to
road or bridge construction threshold level has been adjusted to $82,137.
"Reconstruction, enlargement, alteration, repair, remodeling, renovation, or painting" that involves
roads, streets, alleys, sewers, ditches and other works connected to road or bridge construction
threshold level has been adjusted to $24,609.
Information on this site is believed to be accurate but is not guaranteed.
The State of Ohio disclaims any liability for any errors or omissions.
Ohio Department of Commerce