Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in Minnesota

The average annual and hourly salaries for highway maintenance workers in the state of Minnesota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of highway maintenance workers among Minnesota 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,410
25th Percentile Wage
$42,010
50th Percentile Wage
$47,480
75th Percentile Wage
$54,650
90th Percentile Wage
$60,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in Minnesota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $60,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,410.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of highway maintenance workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$47,480
-4.40% 7.37%
2016
$49,570
4.05% -
2015
$47,560
6.31% -
2014
$44,560
2.42% -
2013
$43,480
-1.15% -
2012
$43,980
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in some Minnesota cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in state of Minnesota ranges from $43,980 to $47,250. The highest paying area for highway maintenance workers in Minnesota is Rochester with a median annual salary of $47,250. The second highest paying city/area in Minnesota State is Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $47,190). The lowest paying area is Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $43,980.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Rochester
$47,250
Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$47,190
Mankato-North Mankato
$47,170
St Cloud
$46,440
Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$45,800
Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$45,290
Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$43,980




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