Highway Maintenance Worker Salary Information in Utah

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,980
25th Percentile Wage
$31,360
50th Percentile Wage
$38,160
75th Percentile Wage
$44,010
90th Percentile Wage
$49,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for highway maintenance workers in Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $49,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,980.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.49
25th Percentile Wage
$15.08
50th Percentile Wage
$18.35
75th Percentile Wage
$21.16
90th Percentile Wage
$23.95

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for highway maintenance workers in Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $23.95. The median hourly salary is $18.35. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.49.

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
201638,1602.96%6.05%
201537,030-0.11%-
201437,0700.81%-
201336,7702.50%-
201235,850--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in some Utah cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of highway maintenance workers in state of Utah ranges from $36,140 to $38,870. The highest paying area for highway maintenance workers in Utah is Provo-Orem with a median annual salary of $38,870. The second highest paying city/area in Utah State is Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $38,630). The lowest paying area is South Western Utah nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $36,140.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Provo-Orem
$38,870
Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area
$38,630
Ogden-Clearfield
$38,320
Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area
$38,320
Salt Lake City
$38,290
Logan
$37,820
West Central Utah nonmetropolitan area
$37,800
South Western Utah nonmetropolitan area
$36,140



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