Average Salary for Georgia Department of Transportation Employees

Compensation for Georgia Department of Transportation employees is around $39K annually on average. Though how long you've been working does impact pay, your job title is the primary influence on employee salary at Georgia Department of Transportation. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Georgia Department of Transportation Median Salary by Job


Administrative Assistant
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Administrative Associate
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Right Of Way Agent
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  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $38K per year. The largest slice of the Georgia Department of Transportation workforce (35 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, $36K annually.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Right Of Way Agents, Administrative Assistants, and Administrative Associates; while the first receives the highest median pay at $36K per year, the other salaries come in at $28K and around $25K, respectively.

Certifications and Degrees

Class A Commercial Driver License Holders are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $31K annually. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) make the most here, hauling in approximately $43K per year.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Windows Operating System General Use among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $51K annually. Microsoft Office is a popular skill among Georgia Department of Transportation workers, with over a third of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Microsoft Excel, Project Management, and Microsoft Word are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Georgia Department of Transportation lets only half of survey participants take paid vacation and only 36 percent take sick leave. A strong majority of respondents save for retirement through Georgia Department of Transportation's 401(k) plan. Almost all survey participants receive health insurance, and a fair number of survey participants get dental coverage. Privileges also include a casual working environment, optional telecommute / work from home, life insurance, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Georgia Department of Transportation


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43 %
$24,832 - $38,079
$44,284 - $52,563

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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