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Highest Paying Cities for Highway Maintenance Workers

The top 100 highest paying cities for highway maintenance workers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of highway maintenance workers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $64,340, Peoria, Illinois is the highest paying city for highway maintenance workers. It is followed by Bloomington-Normal, Illinois (average annual salary $63,680). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of highway maintenance workers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Highway Maintenance Workers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Peoria, Illinois
$64,340
270
2 Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
$63,680
100
3 Anchorage, Alaska
$59,260
40
4 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$58,880
570
5 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$58,540
1,620
6 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$58,190
730
7 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$57,030
350
8 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$56,810
130
9 Racine, Wisconsin
$56,370
70
10 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$56,120
220
11 Danbury, Connecticut
$55,820
100
12 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$55,720
80
13 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$55,710
100
14 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$54,890
100
15 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$54,780
160
16 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$54,700
830
17 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$54,510
40
18 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$54,430
430
19 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$54,210
100
20 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$54,190
610
21 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$53,990
370
22 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$53,850
710
23 Springfield, Illinois
$53,440
210
24 Kankakee-Bradley, Illinois
$53,160
90
25 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$52,560
30
26 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$52,230
690
27 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$52,140
60
28 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$51,930
4,790
29 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$51,910
280
30 New Haven, Connecticut
$51,640
340
31 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$51,630
170
32 Framingham, Massachusetts
$51,450
90
33 Camden, New Jersey
$51,110
220
34 Springfield, Massachusetts
$50,810
270
35 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$50,600
60
36 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$50,400
660
37 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$49,720
70
38 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$49,630
2,550
39 Rochester, Minnesota
$49,610
140
40 Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$49,500
290
41 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$49,400
40
42 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$49,400
780
43 North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$49,320
190
44 Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$49,280
130
45 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$49,060
1,840
46 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$49,000
350
47 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$48,910
190
48 Bismarck, North Dakota
$48,830
200
49 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$48,550
1,430
50 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$48,430
1,830
51 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$48,400
530
52 Worcester, Massachusetts
$48,390
290
53 Duluth, Wisconsin
$48,260
300
54 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$48,140
110
55 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$48,040
230
56 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$48,030
510
57 Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$47,970
90
58 Missoula, Montana
$47,950
100
59 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$47,710
1,050
60 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$47,620
2,520
61 Ames, Iowa
$47,570
70
62 Grand Forks, North Dakota
$47,440
140
63 Olympia, Washington
$47,440
90
64 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$47,330
80
65 Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$47,250
30
66 Salem, Oregon
$47,190
70
67 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$47,120
480
68 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$47,050
750
69 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$46,960
740
70 Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$46,930
120
71 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$46,880
80
72 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$46,780
60
73 Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$46,760
250
74 Spokane, Washington
$46,720
270
75 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$46,670
340
76 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$46,660
360
77 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$46,590
320
78 Danville, Illinois
$46,580
90
79 Corvallis, Oregon
$46,510
30
80 Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota
$46,330
120
81 St Cloud, Minnesota
$46,330
190
82 Kingston, New York
$46,290
280
83 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$46,250
1,400
84 Bend, Oregon
$46,040
110
85 Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$45,960
330
86 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$45,930
60
87 Sheboygan, Wisconsin
$45,820
180
88 Pittsfield, Massachusetts
$45,810
40
89 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$45,750
700
90 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$45,690
200
91 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$45,570
180
92 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$45,540
1,230
93 Rochester, New York
$45,530
1,360
94 Iowa City, Iowa
$45,480
90
95 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
$45,360
110
96 Lebanon, Pennsylvania
$45,280
120
97 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa
$45,210
140
98 Madison, Wisconsin
$45,190
540
99 Dubuque, Iowa
$45,160
90
100 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, Michigan
$45,130
90
See also: Highest paying industries for highway maintenance workers.