Flagger Salary

A Flagger earns an average wage of $11.25 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$9.33 - $20.23
(Median)
$9
$11
$20
MEDIAN: $11.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.33 - $20.23  
   
Overtime
$13.30 - $30.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $970  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$19,902 - $48,678  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 206
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Job Description for Flagger

Most drivers and commuters are likely to have seen a flagger on the job. These are the personnel who control vehicle-traffic to create a safe environment for construction/repair projects, such as those involving roadways or parking lots. Flaggers help notify drivers of the needs for reduced speeds or restricted lane flow; as such, they play key roles in creating and maintaining safe construction sites.

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Flagger Tasks

  • Break down and clean the work zone after flagging completion.
  • Monitor, observe, and control traffic flow.
  • Signal construction equipment operators on alignment and movement of materials.
  • Set up the work zone according to safety protocols and regulations.
  • Assist construction crew in assorted duties such as paving, shoveling, and raking where necessary.

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Experience Affects Flagger Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 35% dental benefits Dental: 18%
vision benefits Vision: 14% employee benefits None: 63%
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