Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in New Jersey

The average annual and hourly salaries for highway maintenance workers in the state of New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of highway maintenance workers among New Jersey cities 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 New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,240
25th Percentile Wage
$31,660
50th Percentile Wage
$41,580
75th Percentile Wage
$52,280
90th Percentile Wage
$63,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $63,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,240.

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
$41,580
-16.93% -17.08%
2016
$48,620
-3.52% -
2015
$50,330
-0.06% -
2014
$50,360
12.19% -
2013
$44,220
-10.09% -
2012
$48,680
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in some New Jersey cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in state of New Jersey ranges from $34,760 to $53,990. The highest paying area for highway maintenance workers in New Jersey is Edison-New Brunswick with a median annual salary of $53,990. The second highest paying city/area in New Jersey State is Trenton-Ewing (mean annual salary $44,390). The lowest paying area is Ocean City with a median annual salary of $34,760.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Edison-New Brunswick
$53,990
Trenton-Ewing
$44,390
Camden
$43,930
Atlantic City-Hammonton
$40,660
Wilmington
$37,500
Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton
$36,670
Ocean City
$34,760




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