Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in Maine

The average annual and hourly salaries for highway maintenance workers in the state of Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of highway maintenance workers among Maine 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Highway Maintenance Workers in Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,630
25th Percentile Wage
$28,720
50th Percentile Wage
$34,630
75th Percentile Wage
$37,600
90th Percentile Wage
$44,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $44,050. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,630.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.29
25th Percentile Wage
$13.81
50th Percentile Wage
$16.64
75th Percentile Wage
$18.07
90th Percentile Wage
$21.18

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for highway maintenance workers in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $21.18. The median hourly salary is $16.64. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.29.

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
201634,6302.69%3.67%
201533,700-0.15%-
201433,7501.30%-
201333,310-0.15%-
201233,360--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in some Maine cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in state of Maine ranges from $32,230 to $35,390. The highest paying area for highway maintenance workers in Maine is Lewiston-Auburn with a median annual salary of $35,390. The second highest paying city/area in Maine State is Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $35,070). The lowest paying area is Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $32,230.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lewiston-Auburn
$35,390
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$35,070
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$35,070
Bangor
$33,760
Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area
$32,230


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