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Railroad Track Mechanic Salary

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

$57,059 (USD)/yr

$27 (USD)/hr

$1,158 (USD)/yr

$56,370 (USD)/yr

$27 (USD)/hr

$1,158 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. Includes ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine operators.
The average railroad track mechanic salary in United States is $57,059 or an equivalent hourly rate of $27. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,158. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$41,503 (USD)

$70,005 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$66,147 (USD)

16 %

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

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