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Traffic Technician Salary Information in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of traffic technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of traffic technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Traffic Technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,840
25th Percentile Wage
$55,390
50th Percentile Wage
$63,000
75th Percentile Wage
$73,470
90th Percentile Wage
$80,060

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for traffic technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $80,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $50,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of traffic technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$63,000
-0.30% -0.30%
2016
$63,190
-6.82% -
2015
$67,500
11.56% -
2014
$59,700
-5.28% -
2013
$62,850
-0.54% -
2012
$63,190
- -

Table 3. Compare Traffic Technician Salary in Albany-Schenectady-Troy with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $63,000 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for traffic technicians in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of traffic technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 3.1 percent (3.1%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-White Plains-Wayne and 35.2 percent (35.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Rochester.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$65,040
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$64,160
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$63,000
Nassau-Suffolk
$60,280
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$59,980
Rochester
$40,850



See also: Top paying jobs in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York.