Traffic Technicians in New York
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Traffic Technicians in New York are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Traffic Technicians in New York is growing faster than average.
Traffic Technicians in New York earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Traffic Technicians Work in New York?
There were approximately 1,250 workers employed as Traffic Technicians in this state in 2018.
There were 1,720 Traffic Technicians employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 470 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 110 Traffic Technicians working in it, which means New York has more Traffic Technicians than average.
Job Projections for New York
Jobs for Traffic Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 12.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.1%.
New York Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 190 annual job openings, and 1,610 total jobs in 2026 for Traffic Technicians in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 800 annual jobs and 7,200 total jobs in 2026.
What do Traffic Technicians Make in New York?
In 2018 wages for Traffic Technicians ranged from $35,770 to $83,340 with $64,730 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $17.2 to $40.07. The median hourly rate was $31.12.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $29.01 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $2.11.
The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top New York Metros for Traffic Technicians
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Traffic Technicians.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA||970||$66,990|
Top States for Traffic Technicians Employment
View the list below to see where most Traffic Technicians work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Traffic Technicians get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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