Railroad Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Railroad Engineer is $80,673 per year.

$46,540 - $119,193

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$15.23 - $39.07

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,540 - $119,193  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,035  
Total Pay (?
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$39,526 - $115,991  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 25
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.23 - $39.07  
   
Overtime
$27.88 - $58.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,035  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$39,526 - $115,991  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Job Description for Railroad Engineer

  • Communicate about train, cargo, passengers and environment.
  • Test, calibrate and ensure safety of equipment.
  • Operate trains safely and within schedule and regulations.
  • React to emergency situations by providing clear direction and enforcing safety.

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Experience Affects Railroad Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$64,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 11%
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