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Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of highway maintenance workers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of highway maintenance workers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Highway Maintenance Workers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,710
25th Percentile Wage
$28,430
50th Percentile Wage
$34,250
75th Percentile Wage
$40,430
90th Percentile Wage
$48,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $48,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $23,710.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.40
25th Percentile Wage
$13.67
50th Percentile Wage
$16.47
75th Percentile Wage
$19.44
90th Percentile Wage
$23.29

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for highway maintenance workers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $23.29. The median hourly salary is $16.47. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.40.

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
201634,2505.49%4.64%
201532,370-9.85%-
201435,5602.92%-
201334,5205.39%-
201232,660--

Table 3. Compare Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $34,250 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for highway maintenance workers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of highway maintenance workers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 29.3 percent (29.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington and 21.6 percent (21.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$48,430
Newark-Union
$47,120
Philadelphia
$46,670
Lebanon
$45,280
Reading
$44,470
Lancaster
$43,640
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$43,110
Pittsburgh
$42,080
Erie
$41,820
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$40,060
Altoona
$38,780
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$38,670
York-Hanover
$38,540
State College
$38,340
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$38,250
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$35,780
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,800
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,620
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,250
Williamsport
$31,850
Johnstown
$26,860

See also: Top paying jobs in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania.