Construction jobs were among the fastest-growing for women from 2015 through 2019

According to a new report, the number of women in the position of construction manager increased 101% from 49,400 to 99,400, making that the third fastest-growing job for women overall.

Other construction jobs that drew a significant number of women were construction and maintenance painters (up 64% from 32,600 to 53,300) and construction laborers (up 50% from 47,800 to 71,800).

The number of women who chose careers as civil engineers also increased by 46% from 45,400 to 66,000. Read more here.