Labor Costs | Professional Deck Builder | Estimating, Accounting .
Sep 1, 2007 . Labor costs, on the other hand, take more effort because there are so many variables . those tasks (for example, by linear feet of railing or by number of footings). . Let's start with a typical deck job, a simple 10-foot-by-20-foot deck, .. Laying out the decking and installing the first 50 square feet took 3.25.