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Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of highway maintenance workers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare highway maintenance worker salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Highway Maintenance Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,700
25th Percentile Wage
$33,420
50th Percentile Wage
$36,650
75th Percentile Wage
$39,910
90th Percentile Wage
$45,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. 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 $45,400. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $36,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid highway maintenance workers is $23,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of highway maintenance workers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$36,650
1.69% 12.09%
2016
$36,030
-0.50% -
2015
$36,210
-4.47% -
2014
$37,830
10.34% -
2013
$33,920
5.01% -
2012
$32,220
- -

Compare Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of highway maintenance workers in two industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. For detailed highway maintenance worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Support Activities for Road Transportation
$36,290
Support Activities for Transportation
$36,290

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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