Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for highway maintenance workers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of highway maintenance workers among Florida areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Highway Maintenance Workers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,240
25th Percentile Wage
$27,410
50th Percentile Wage
$32,180
75th Percentile Wage
$40,990
90th Percentile Wage
$49,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $49,800. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $32,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of highway maintenance workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$32,180
4.32% 10.85%
2016
$30,790
4.03% -
2015
$29,550
0.54% -
2014
$29,390
0.65% -
2013
$29,200
1.75% -
2012
$28,690
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Highway Maintenance Workers in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in state of Florida ranges from $24,870 to $43,010. The highest paying area for highway maintenance workers in Florida is Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent with a median annual salary of $43,010. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Cape Coral-Fort Myers (mean annual salary $39,640). The lowest paying area is Tallahassee with a median annual salary of $24,870.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$43,010
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$39,640
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$37,880
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$37,510
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$35,760
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$35,020
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$34,390
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$33,510
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$32,680
Port St Lucie
$32,530
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$32,370
Jacksonville
$32,240
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$31,900
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$31,170
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$30,860
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$30,430
Gainesville
$30,010
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$29,630
Ocala
$28,810
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$27,890
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$27,590
Tallahassee
$24,870




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