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Highway Maintenance Workers

Perform manual labor to maintain or repair highways and roads.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Above the statewide median
$24.29 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Average
Growth rate:  2.9%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High school diploma or equivalent is typical for entry. National Data

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Drive trucks or truck-mounted equipment.
  • Inspect completed work to ensure proper installation.
  • Inspect industrial or commercial equipment to ensure proper operation.
  • Operate equipment or vehicles to clear construction sites or move materials.
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Job Title Examples:

Highway Maintenance Crew Worker
Truck Driver
Equipment Operator (EO)

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