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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 statistics 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [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
$24,550
25th Percentile Wage
$29,670
50th Percentile Wage
$36,480
75th Percentile Wage
$44,240
90th Percentile Wage
$50,590

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 $50,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $24,550.

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
$36,480
6.11% 10.47%
2016
$34,250
5.49% -
2015
$32,370
-9.85% -
2014
$35,560
2.92% -
2013
$34,520
5.39% -
2012
$32,660
- -

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 $36,480 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 25.6 percent (25.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton and 22.0 percent (22.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$49,060
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$48,270
Philadelphia
$46,400
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$46,210
Lancaster
$45,440
Reading
$44,910
Erie
$44,420
Lebanon
$44,300
Pittsburgh
$43,420
York-Hanover
$41,280
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$40,840
Altoona
$39,890
Newark-Union
$39,270
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$39,240
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$37,930
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$36,480
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,620
Williamsport
$34,340
State College
$34,140
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$33,450
Johnstown
$28,440



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