Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in New York

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,080
25th Percentile Wage
$36,360
50th Percentile Wage
$43,930
75th Percentile Wage
$51,420
90th Percentile Wage
$62,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,080.

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
$43,930
1.14% 10.02%
2016
$43,430
4.84% -
2015
$41,330
1.81% -
2014
$40,580
0.74% -
2013
$40,280
1.86% -
2012
$39,530
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in state of New York ranges from $38,890 to $58,540. The highest paying area for highway maintenance workers in New York is New York-White Plains-Wayne with a median annual salary of $58,540. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island (mean annual salary $48,800). The lowest paying area is East Central New York nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $38,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$58,540
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$48,800
Nassau-Suffolk
$47,080
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$47,050
Rochester
$46,330
Kingston
$46,050
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$45,940
Elmira
$44,720
Syracuse
$43,870
Ithaca
$43,490
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$41,540
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$41,220
Utica-Rome
$41,200
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$40,500
Binghamton
$39,430
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$39,060
Glens Falls
$38,980
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$38,890




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