Highway maintenance workers are most often employed by the Construction industry. The average yearly wage for Highway maintenance workers was $42,103 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Highway maintenance workers by wage are Other machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic, Insurance claims & policy processing clerks, and Miscellaneous office & administrative support workers, including desktop publishers.
Highway maintenance workers are part of the Construction & Extraction Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of construction trades & extraction workers, Boilermakers, Carpenters, Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, Cement masons, concrete finishers, & terrazzo workers, and 28 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Highway maintenance workers are Sauk & Columbia Counties PUMA, WI, Northeast Missouri PUMA, MO, and Northwest Missouri PUMA, MO. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Highway maintenance workers are Sauk & Columbia Counties PUMA, WI, Northeast Missouri PUMA, MO, and Northwest Missouri PUMA, MO.