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What is the average salary for Traffic Technicians in the United States?

Traffic Technicians earn an average hourly wage of $22.38. Hourly wages typically start from $13.09 and go up to $34.68. Traffic Technicians earn an average salary of $46,540 per year. Salaries typically start from $27,220 and go up to $72,130.

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 Traffic Technicians in the United States earn:

$34.68 an hour $72,130 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Traffic Technicians in the United States earn:

$28.03 an hour $58,300 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Traffic Technicians in the United States earn:

$20.88 an hour $43,430 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Traffic Technicians in the United States earn:

$16.27 an hour $33,840 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Traffic Technicians in the United States earn:

$13.09 an hour $27,220 per year

Historical salary for Traffic Technicians in the United States

Traffic Technician salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Traffic Technician Salary in Nevada $34.82 $72,430 # 1
Traffic Technician Salary in California $30.89 $64,260 # 2
Traffic Technician Salary in New York $26.47 $55,050 # 3
Traffic Technician Salary in Washington $25.57 $53,190 # 4
Traffic Technician Salary in Oregon $25.18 $52,380 # 5
Traffic Technician Salary in Pennsylvania $24.51 $50,980 # 6
Traffic Technician Salary in Colorado $24.44 $50,840 # 7
Traffic Technician Salary in Illinois $24.35 $50,650 # 8
Traffic Technician Salary in District of Columbia $23.52 $48,920 # 9
Traffic Technician Salary in Hawaii $23.42 $48,720 # 10
Traffic Technician Salary in Ohio $23.39 $48,650 # 11
Traffic Technician Salary in Massachusetts $23.38 $48,630 # 12
Traffic Technician Salary in Arizona $23.23 $48,310 # 13
Traffic Technician Salary in Michigan $22.83 $47,490 # 14
Traffic Technician Salary in Tennessee $22.76 $47,330 # 15
Traffic Technician Salary in New Jersey $21.98 $45,720 # 16
Traffic Technician Salary in Virginia $21.51 $44,750 # 17
Traffic Technician Salary in Missouri $21.16 $44,010 # 18
Traffic Technician Salary in Minnesota $20.81 $43,290 # 19
Traffic Technician Salary in Maryland $20.39 $42,400 # 20
Traffic Technician Salary in Wyoming $20.29 $42,200 # 21
Traffic Technician Salary in South Carolina $19.65 $40,870 # 22
Traffic Technician Salary in North Carolina $19.44 $40,420 # 23
Traffic Technician Salary in Kansas $19.42 $40,400 # 24
Traffic Technician Salary in Louisiana $19.41 $40,370 # 25
Traffic Technician Salary in Florida $19.32 $40,190 # 26
Traffic Technician Salary in Texas $19.15 $39,840 # 27
Traffic Technician Salary in Georgia $18.03 $37,490 # 28
Traffic Technician Salary in Indiana $16.90 $35,150 # 29
Traffic Technician Salary in Oklahoma $16.66 $34,640 # 30
Traffic Technician Salary in Mississippi $15.87 $33,010 # 31
Traffic Technician Salary in Iowa $15.59 $32,440 # 32
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics