Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in Nevada

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,460
25th Percentile Wage
$33,920
50th Percentile Wage
$39,580
75th Percentile Wage
$51,750
90th Percentile Wage
$61,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in Nevada in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,270. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29,460.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.16
25th Percentile Wage
$16.30
50th Percentile Wage
$19.03
75th Percentile Wage
$24.88
90th Percentile Wage
$29.46

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for highway maintenance workers in Nevada in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $29.46. The median hourly salary is $19.03. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.16.

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
201639,580-2.80%-6.92%
201540,690-0.76%-
201441,000-1.54%-
201341,630-1.66%-
201242,320--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in some Nevada cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in state of Nevada ranges from $38,980 to $44,870. The highest paying area for highway maintenance workers in Nevada is Carson City with a median annual salary of $44,870. The second highest paying city/area in Nevada State is Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $44,050). The lowest paying area is Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $38,980.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Carson City
$44,870
Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area
$44,050
Las Vegas-Paradise
$41,710
Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area
$38,980



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