Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in Valdosta, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of highway maintenance workers in Valdosta, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of highway maintenance workers in Valdosta is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Highway Maintenance Workers in Valdosta, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,230
25th Percentile Wage
$20,400
50th Percentile Wage
$23,620
75th Percentile Wage
$28,750
90th Percentile Wage
$36,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in Valdosta, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $36,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $23,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,230.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.27
25th Percentile Wage
$9.81
50th Percentile Wage
$11.36
75th Percentile Wage
$13.82
90th Percentile Wage
$17.64

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for highway maintenance workers in Valdosta, Georgia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $17.64. The median hourly salary is $11.36. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.27.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of highway maintenance workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201623,620-2.67%-4.66%
201524,2502.47%-
201423,650-1.61%-
201324,030-2.87%-
201224,720--

Table 3. Compare Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Valdosta with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $23,620 in Valdosta is in the middle of salary range for highway maintenance workers in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of highway maintenance workers in Valdosta is 27.4 percent (27.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Savannah and 12.4 percent (12.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Brunswick.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Savannah
$32,540
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$30,650
Athens-Clarke County
$28,540
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$27,770
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$25,990
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$25,740
Valdosta
$23,620
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$23,580
Brunswick
$20,700

See also: Top paying jobs in Valdosta, Georgia.