Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for highway maintenance workers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of highway maintenance workers amongst Georgia metropolitan 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 Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,720
25th Percentile Wage
$23,810
50th Percentile Wage
$28,560
75th Percentile Wage
$34,460
90th Percentile Wage
$39,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $39,620. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $28,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,720.

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
$28,560
2.84% 8.86%
2016
$27,750
2.99% -
2015
$26,920
2.41% -
2014
$26,270
-0.46% -
2013
$26,390
1.36% -
2012
$26,030
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in state of Georgia ranges from $20,700 to $33,900. The highest paying area for highway maintenance workers in Georgia is Savannah with a median annual salary of $33,900. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Rome (mean annual salary $33,270). The lowest paying area is Brunswick with a median annual salary of $20,700.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Savannah
$33,900
Rome
$33,270
Columbus
$32,750
Dalton
$32,750
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$30,400
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$29,130
Athens-Clarke County
$29,100
Warner Robins
$28,010
Macon
$27,610
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$26,430
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$25,750
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$25,710
Valdosta
$23,970
Albany
$23,230
Brunswick
$20,700




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