Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in Ohio

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,170
25th Percentile Wage
$32,430
50th Percentile Wage
$38,570
75th Percentile Wage
$47,210
90th Percentile Wage
$56,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,170.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.62
25th Percentile Wage
$15.59
50th Percentile Wage
$18.55
75th Percentile Wage
$22.70
90th Percentile Wage
$26.94

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for highway maintenance workers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $26.94. The median hourly salary is $18.55. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.62.

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
201638,5703.76%7.83%
201537,120-1.62%-
201437,7203.37%-
201336,4502.47%-
201235,550--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in state of Ohio ranges from $33,020 to $44,640. The highest paying area for highway maintenance workers in Ohio is Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor with a median annual salary of $44,640. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Toledo (mean annual salary $44,570). The lowest paying area is Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $33,020.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$44,640
Toledo
$44,570
Sandusky
$41,930
Columbus
$41,600
Cincinnati-Middletown
$41,160
Dayton
$40,380
Akron
$40,080
Lima
$39,960
Mansfield
$37,480
Springfield
$37,000
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$36,320
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$35,750
Canton-Massillon
$35,330
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$35,280
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$33,020


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