Average Salary for Long Island Railroad Employees

The median income for Long Island Railroad employees is $72K per year. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Long Island Railroad
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[-]Structural Engineer (2)
$54,779 - $92,446  
[-]Structural Engineer (2)
Salary$56,106 - $86,293  
Total Pay$54,779 - $92,446  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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Years of Experience

The largest fraction of Long Island Railroad people (83 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $72K annually.


Structural Engineers rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $73K.

Certifications and Degrees

Engineer in Trainings have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $73K. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Long Island Railroad — these employees make the most at about $74K per year.


When it comes to skills, Project Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $78K. One of the more prevalent skills at Long Island Railroad is Microsoft Word, with nearly two in five considering it a key competency. Many workers usually know AutoCAD, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Excel as well.


The number of male employees outweighs the number of women; Long Island Railroad has a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A fair portion of workers receive paid vacation, and almost all employees can take sick days. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a company pension plan and a 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for nearly all workers and dental coverage for the vast majority of workers. Additional benefits of working here are tuition reimbursement and life insurance.

Key Stats for Long Island Railroad


14 %
86 %
Data Not Available
$56,000 - $78,330
5-9 years
10-19 years

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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