Average Highway Maintenance Worker Hourly Pay

$17.29
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$750
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The average hourly pay for a Highway Maintenance Worker is $17.29.
10%
$13.39
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$17.29
90%
$24.52
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$13 - $25
Bonus
$498 - $1,459
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$28,014 - $58,911
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Job Description for Highway Maintenance Worker

Highway Maintenance Worker Tasks
  • Monitor, maintain and repair roads, shoulders, guardrails, and medians.
  • Clear ditches, culverts and other areas associated with roads.
  • Assist with delivery and set up of materials to improve roads.
  • Clear roads of debris, litter, dead animals, snow, plant material and other hazards.

Job Satisfaction for Highway Maintenance Worker

4.1 out of 5
(28)
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Popular Skills for Highway Maintenance Worker

Skills in Heavy Equipment Operation and Safety Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Training, Maintenance and Machine Operation.

Pay by Experience Level for Highway Maintenance Worker

An entry-level Highway Maintenance Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.06 based on 21 salaries. An early career Highway Maintenance Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.01 based on 99 salaries. A mid-career Highway Maintenance Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.77 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Highway Maintenance Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.59 based on 48 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 242 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.7%
Early Career
40.9%
Mid Career
17.4%
Experienced
19.8%
Late Career
13.2%