How much does a Highway Superintendent make? The average Highway Superintendent salary is $120,769 as of May 28, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $101,292 and $133,398. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Openings for Highway Superintendent
Zelle Human Resources Solutions - Rushville , NE
Perform supervisory and administrative work in planning, organizing, directing, and supervising the Highway Department. The superintendent is responsible for maintaining and improving upon the ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 2 days ago
We currently have the opportunity for a Highway Construction Superintendent to join our team in Kalispell, MT. We are looking for an experienced Superintendent with a strong self-performed background ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 4 days ago
PJ Dick-Trumbull-Lindy Group - Mount Pleasant , PA
Gulisek Construction is seeking a Bridge Superintendent to join our growing team of construction professionals. About Gulisek: * Founded in 1965 and operates as a successful bridge, highway, and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 37 days ago
Codington County Highway Department - Aberdeen , SD
Highway Superintendent FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Pay: $27.55 - $36.14 per hour Work week four ten hours days May 1 to November 1. Five eight hours days November 1 to May 1. Fourteen paid holidays per ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 47 days ago
Highway Signing, Inc - Council Bluffs , IA
Previous experience as an operations supervisor/superintendent or similar role * Hands-on experience implementing and managing operational processes * Excellent project management and communication ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 17 days ago
McCook County - Salem , SD
The Highway Vehicle Maintenance Technician works at the direction of the County Highway Superintendent and is responsible for the maintenance and basic repair of the County Highway Equipment. Job ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 86 days ago

Highway Superintendent Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Highway Superintendent between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of May 28, 2024. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Highway Superintendent in each city.
Click to see the salary for Highway Superintendent in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $150,961
Washington, DC $134,416
Miami, FL $116,542
Chicago, IL $126,686
Boston, MA $135,382
New York, NY $141,058
Dallas, TX $119,199
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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Highway Superintendent in 2024?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Highway Superintendent in the United States. The base salary for Highway Superintendent ranges from $101,292 to $133,398 with the average base salary of $120,769. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $109,809 to $149,064 with the average total cash compensation of $132,655.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $120,769 $101,292 - $133,398
Bonus $11,886 $8,517 - $15,666
Total Pay $132,655 $109,809 - $149,064
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What's the difference between Highway Patrol and Highway Superintendent?
According to our latest salary estimation on May 28, 2024. The average salary of Highway Superintendent is $120,769, and the average salary of Highway Patrol is $56,424. The average salary of Highway Patrol is lower than Highway Superintendent. ( 2024-05-29 )
I am a Highway Superintendent, which location’s salary is higher, Mcallen, TX or Jersey City, NJ?
Jersey City, NJ typically sees higher pay than Mcallen, TX for Highway Superintendent. a Highway Superintendent Salary in Jersey City, NJ is $141,058 as of May 28, 2024; a Highway Superintendent Salary in Mcallen, TX is $103,861 as of May 28, 2024. ( 2024-05-29 )
Why does the salary of a Highway Superintendent vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2024-05-29 )
What are the Pay Factors for Highway Superintendent?
Salary ranges for a Highway Superintendent can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2024-05-29 )
How the Pay Factors Influence Your Pay?
Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2024-05-29 )

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Last Update: May 28, 2024