The salary statistics of highway maintenance workers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare highway maintenance worker salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in the industry sector of construction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) highway maintenance workers is $59,050. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid highway maintenance workers is $22,030.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of highway maintenance workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of highway maintenance workers in five industries in the construction sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for highway maintenance worker occupations is the highway, street, and bridge construction industry with an annual salary $33,750. The lowest paying industry is the utility system construction industry (annual salary $30,410). For detailed highway maintenance worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .