Montana Department of Transportation

Reference Materials

Montana Department of Transportation
Labor Compliance Training &
Electronic Certified Payroll Overview (AASHTOWare CRL)

Labor Compliance Training

  • Contractors and Subcontractors are required to pay Federal Prevailing Wages on highway construction projects awarded through the Montana Department of Transportation.
  • This portion of the session will go over the requirements pertaining to payment of Prevailing Wages.

Electronic Certified Payroll Overview (AASHTOWare CRL)

  • In the Spring of 2019, the Montana Department of Transportation will be going to an electronic payroll system which will be required of all contractors and subcontractors.
  • This portion of the session will give an overview of the system and its requirements.

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Davis-Bacon and Related Act Provisions/Prevailing Wage Compliance

Applies to Federal-aid construction contracts and subcontracts with a prime contract value greater than $2,000. These provisions require the contractor to comply with the Davis-Bacon and Related Acts pertaining to the payment of wages for laborers and mechanics (as defined by the Davis-Bacon Act).

Labor Forms

Form WH-347 has been made available for the convenience of contractors and subcontractors required by their Federally-aided construction contracts and subcontracts to submit weekly payrolls.

The prime contractor is required to conform any classification of labor that they or their subcontractors will be utilizing under the contract that are not contained in the proposal's federal wage decision. The prime contractor is responsible for the completion and submission of this form to .

Other forms:

Labor Compliance accepts complaints involving nonpayment of prevailing wages for work performed under a transportation-related construction contract that is funded in whole or in part with federal funds. If you suspect that your employer has not compensated you appropriately, complete the Labor/Prevailing Wage Complaint Form and return to Kathy Terrio at the address listed on the Complaint form.


The following links are to the most current federal highway wage rates. If you have questions on what wages were included in a particular contract, please reference the contract attachments.


Kathy Terrio
Labor Compliance
406-444-9270 |
TTY: 800-335-7592
Fax: 406-444-7297