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The average train operator engineer salary in United States is $62,668 or an equivalent hourly rate of $30. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,297. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level train operator engineer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $47,311. On the other end, a senior level train operator engineer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $92,271.

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Job Description
Drive electric, diesel-electric, steam, or gas-turbine-electric locomotives to transport passengers or freight. Interpret train orders, electronic or manual signals, and railroad rules and regulations.

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