Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Highway Maintenance Workers in the early stages of their careers take home approximately $31K on average. The average for people in the five-to-10 year group is only a little larger at $33K. Highway Maintenance Workers who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $37K. After two decades in the workforce, the average Highway Maintenance Worker generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $46K.