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What is the average salary for Highway Maintenance Workers in the United States?

Highway Maintenance Workers earn an average hourly wage of $18.22. Hourly wages typically start from $11.12 and go up to $26.37. Highway Maintenance Workers earn an average salary of $37,910 per year. Salaries typically start from $23,120 and go up to $54,840.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Highway Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$26.37 an hour $54,840 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Highway Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$21.85 an hour $45,440 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Highway Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$17.59 an hour $36,580 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Highway Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$13.97 an hour $29,060 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Highway Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$11.12 an hour $23,120 per year

Historical salary for Highway Maintenance Workers in the United States

Highway Maintenance Worker salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Alaska $26.99 $56,130 # 1
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in New Jersey $24.91 $51,810 # 2
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Illinois $24.78 $51,550 # 3
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in California $24.28 $50,500 # 4
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Connecticut $23.48 $48,840 # 5
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Massachusetts $22.50 $46,800 # 6
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Washington $22.38 $46,560 # 7
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Minnesota $21.11 $43,910 # 8
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Nevada $21.00 $43,680 # 9
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Oregon $20.81 $43,280 # 10
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in North Dakota $20.45 $42,530 # 11
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in New York $20.10 $41,810 # 12
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Rhode Island $20.03 $41,670 # 13
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Iowa $20.02 $41,650 # 14
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Colorado $19.89 $41,370 # 15
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Michigan $19.32 $40,180 # 16
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Montana $19.22 $39,970 # 17
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Wyoming $19.08 $39,680 # 18
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Wisconsin $18.82 $39,150 # 19
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Arizona $18.49 $38,460 # 20
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Pennsylvania $18.47 $38,420 # 21
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Ohio $18.20 $37,860 # 22
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Vermont $18.04 $37,520 # 23
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Utah $17.98 $37,400 # 24
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Delaware $17.93 $37,290 # 25
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Maryland $17.69 $36,800 # 26
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Idaho $17.13 $35,630 # 27
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Virginia $17.01 $35,390 # 28
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Indiana $16.30 $33,910 # 29
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in New Hampshire $16.19 $33,670 # 30
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Nebraska $16.03 $33,340 # 31
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Texas $16.00 $33,280 # 32
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Maine $15.96 $33,200 # 33
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Missouri $15.65 $32,540 # 34
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Florida $15.39 $32,000 # 35
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Kentucky $15.18 $31,570 # 36
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Oklahoma $15.13 $31,470 # 37
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in New Mexico $14.97 $31,130 # 38
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in North Carolina $14.68 $30,540 # 39
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in South Dakota $14.43 $30,020 # 40
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Arkansas $13.73 $28,560 # 41
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Alabama $13.46 $27,990 # 42
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in South Carolina $13.38 $27,840 # 43
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Tennessee $13.38 $27,820 # 44
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Kansas $13.33 $27,730 # 45
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Georgia $13.13 $27,320 # 46
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Mississippi $13.03 $27,100 # 47
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in Louisiana $12.71 $26,430 # 48
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary in West Virginia $12.34 $25,670 # 49
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics