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Rail Car Operator Salary

How much does a Rail Car Operator make in the United States?
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$38,243 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$18 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$566 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average rail car operator salary in United States is $38,243 or an equivalent hourly rate of $18. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $566. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$28,867 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$46,025 (USD)

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