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Railroad Mechanic Salary

How much does a Railroad Mechanic make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Railroad Mechanic

$57,580 (USD)/yr

$28 (USD)/hr

$1,952 (USD)/yr

$56,885 (USD)/yr

$27 (USD)/hr

$1,952 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul railroad rolling stock, mine cars, or mass transit rail cars. Excludes “Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists" (49-3031).
The average railroad mechanic salary in United States is $57,580 or an equivalent hourly rate of $28. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,952. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$41,882 (USD)

$70,644 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$66,751 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Railroad Mechanic will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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