Highway maintenance workers are most often employed by the Construction industry. The average yearly wage for Highway maintenance workers was $41,737 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Highway maintenance workers by wage are Cement masons, concrete finishers, & terrazzo workers, Glaziers, and Brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, & reinforcing iron & rebar workers.
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 Southeast Colorado PUMA, CO, Clearfield, McKean, Elk, Potter & Cameron Counties PUMA, PA, and Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Highway maintenance workers are Southeast Colorado PUMA, CO, Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS, and Southwest Nebraska PUMA, NE.