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Railroad Brake/Switch Operator Salary
in the United States

How much does a Railroad Brake/Switch Operator make in the United States?
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$62,458 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$30 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,299 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average railroad brake/switch operator salary in United States is $62,458 or an equivalent hourly rate of $30. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,299. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$48,798 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$75,739 (USD)

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